Advanced science.  Applied technology.


Press Releases

12/14/2016 Team of researchers, aerospace manufacturers to adapt industrial robots for U.S. Air Force

Air Force Research Laboratory to improve automation for aerospace manufacturing

12/08/2016 SwRI-built hurricane satellites ready for Dec. 12 flight

NASA mission to measure hurricane intensification and forecasting

11/01/2016 SwRI flips switch on LAMP in lunar orbit

Opening door sheds more light on instrument sensor, improving data

10/25/2016 SwRI awarded $39 million military contract

Institute staff will support Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division 

10/18/2016 Alan Stern, New Horizons receive Cosmos Award for Outstanding Public Presentation of Science

The Planetary Society Board of Directors unanimously select Stern, pioneering NASA mission

10/17/2016 SwRI teaming with GTI to demonstrate supercritical CO2 power plant

Facility will be located at SwRI’s headquarters in San Antonio

10/11/2016 SwRI developing methane leak detection system for DOE

Technology pinpoints small leaks of greenhouse gas that typically go unnoticed

10/05/2016 Southwest Research Institute burning cleaner

New pollution abatement system provides “greener” fire analysis and evaluation

09/29/2016 SwRI Alice spectrograph completes ESA mission to comet 67P

Rosetta instrument provided first-ever ultraviolet observations of a comet

09/28/2016 SwRI to hold Manufacturing Day open house

Presentation, tours to showcase advanced technologies, processes

09/27/2016 Alger to receive ASME Internal Combustion Engine Award

Recognized for innovations in internal combustion engine technologies

09/22/2016 SwRI upgrades Locomotive Technology Center to meet EPA certification guidelines

Addition will help OEMs meet new emissions standards

08/29/2016 SwRI to demonstrate low-cost miniature solar observatory

Balloon-borne payload will image solar soundwaves

08/29/2016 SwRI will lead $3.3 million oxy-combustion pilot plant study

Technology will help advance clean coal power

08/16/2016 Dannemann named Fellow of ASM International

Honor recognizes contributions to materials science and engineering