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Press Releases

12/16/2020 SwRI developing biomechanics AI system to help train military medical personnel

Integrating markerless motion capture with machine learning to assess performance of medical trainees

12/16/2020 SwRI models point to a potentially diverse metabolic menu at Enceladus

Discovery provides more evidence that the Saturn moon could support life in its subsurface ocean

12/15/2020 SwRI receives $4.5 million contract to create computer models for protective structures under shock and impact

Researchers will create computer models based on sophisticated material tests that provide insight on nanosecond-scale events

12/14/2020 SwRI receives $4 million contract to maintain supersonic training aircraft

Institute engineers continue to maintain integrity of T-38 Talon

11/17/2020 SwRI receives $7.2 million contract to test AI in air taxi design project

SwRI to create components that will evaluate design capabilities of artificial intelligence-based system

11/16/2020 SwRI scientists expand space instrument’s capabilities

Researchers add second dating technique to prototype spaceflight instrument

11/10/2020 SwRI scientist studies tiny craters on Bennu boulders to understand asteroid’s age

Scientists inferred Bennu’s sojourn in the inner Solar System at 1.75 million years

11/09/2020 NASA deems SwRI-developed satellites healthy, extends CYGNSS mission

Hurricane wind monitoring mission will continue through 2023

11/09/2020 SwRI hacks electric vehicle charging to demonstrate cybersecurity vulnerabilities

Project disrupted EV charging process by simulating man-in-the-middle attack

10/27/2020 SwRI awarded $12 million U.S. Air Force contract for B-1B system redesign

Update supports aircraft’s service life extension through 2040

10/26/2020 SwRI study offers more complete view of massive asteroid Psyche

Researcher made first observations of asteroid at mid-ultraviolet wavelengths

10/20/2020 SwRI researchers evaluate impact of wastewater systems on Edwards Aquifer

Study supports City of San Antonio’s aquifer protection efforts

10/19/2020 SwRI receives $6.4 million in funding to design sCO2 oxy-fuel turbine

Turbine to use coal syngas or natural gas as a fuel source

10/14/2020 SwRI planetary scientist to fly with NASA-funded research aboard commercial space flight

Suborbital flight to support two “human-tended” experiments

10/13/2020 SwRI’s laser coating removal robot wins R&D 100 Award

System can remove full range of aircraft coatings layer-by-layer