Advanced science. Applied technology.
|05/01/2017|| Pushing the limit|
Southwest Research Institute adds Extreme High-Pressure High-Temperature facility
|04/25/2017|| SwRI-led team discovers lull in Mars’ giant impact history|
This calm before the storm supports late heavy bombardment theory
|04/14/2017|| SwRI-developed mobile system to destroy dangerous chemical warfare agents on site|
Mobile treatment unit uses readily available resources in the field, producing no hazardous waste
|04/13/2017|| SwRI scientists discover evidence for a habitable region within Saturn’s moon Enceladus|
Hydrogen gas points to hydrothermal activity in an ocean beneath the moon’s icy surface
|04/12/2017|| Robin Canup elected member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences|
2017 class includes leaders from academia, business, the humanities and the arts
|04/05/2017|| SwRI managing development of OCTOCAM astronomical instrument|
Celestial workhorse will enhance Gemini South observations
|04/05/2017|| Steve Dellenback receives SAE International Delco ITS Award|
Innovator recognized for exceptional work in Intelligent Transportation Systems
|04/04/2017|| SwRI single-cylinder engines available for combustion research |
Designed for low-cost operation in light-, medium-, and heavy-duty applications
|04/03/2017|| SwRI-built storm-scanning satellites enter operations phase|
First hurricane wind data delivery expected in May, just in time for hurricane season
|04/03/2017|| Permian Basin Joint Industry Project helping producers map geology in tight formations|
SwRI announces kick off of petroleum geology consortium during AAPG 2017 conference
|03/31/2017|| 3DStress® offers hydraulic fracturing operators robust simulation tools|
SwRI demonstrating latest software version at AAPG 2017 conference before official release
|03/20/2017|| SwRI-led team focusing on safety chosen for NASA’s Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute|
Project ESPRESSO is the second SwRI-led team named to NASA’s solar system exploration initiative.
|03/07/2017|| Thacker named Fellow of AIAA|
Honor recognizes expertise in probabilistic analyses for the aerospace industry.
|02/28/2017|| Patented SwRI inkjet system can literally ink a jet |
Disruptive system enables robotic printing on large complex surfaces.
|02/22/2017|| SwRI Light-Gas Gun Facility now available|
Centerpiece of facility is a two-stage light-gas launcher.