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Press Releases

03/16/2016 SwRI, CSF announce June 2016 suborbital space research and education conference

World record space diver Alan Eustace to kick off keynote presentation

03/14/2016 Degrading underground ice could reshape Arctic landscape

Southwest Research Institute’s remote sensing analysis highlights tundra’s thawing trend

03/09/2016 SwRI’s Fuselier honored with European Geosciences Union award for space plasma research

Award named for Nobel laureate to be presented in April

03/01/2016 Southwest Research Institute awarded $9.4 million Air Force contract

SwRI team developing novel geolocation method with unparalleled precision

02/22/2016 Demos, briefings highlight 68th SwRI annual meeting

Lee, Zachry named chairman, vice chairman

02/11/2016 Southwest Research Institute’s Downing elected vice chair of BioMed SA

Downing will help develop growth strategies for nonprofit’s second decade

02/08/2016 New SwRI consortium to tackle better automotive cylinder head designs

Program will target advances in gasoline and diesel head designs 

02/03/2016 SwRI named to inaugural class of S.A. Aviation and Aerospace Hall of Fame

SwRI among eight organizations and individuals recognized as San Antonio aviation and aerospace pioneers

02/03/2016 NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Burns for Jupiter

NASA’s Juno spacecraft performs maneuver. Jupiter is five months away

02/02/2016 SwRI-designed miniature spacecraft selected to fly on rocket’s test flight in 2018

CuSP will observe solar energetic particles in outer space

01/14/2016 Alan Stern awarded Carl Sagan Memorial Award by American Astronautical Society (AAS)

New Horizons team leader hopes Pluto mission will expand to study Kuiper Belt in outer reach of solar system

01/13/2016 Southwest Research Institute receives third consecutive WorldatWork Seal of Distinction

Recognition honors SwRI’s commitment to the well-being of its workforce

12/16/2015 SwRI-led consortium launches second year of advanced emissions research

AC2AT offers pre-competitive, collaborative approach to improve advanced engine technologies

12/16/2015 SwRI-led team receives $972,000 Energy Department contract

Research will support DOE’s Supercritical Transformational Electric Power (STEP) program

12/07/2015 SwRI’s Bottke to present AGU Shoemaker Lecture

Invited lecture will focus on a quiet period between two violent phases in solar system formation