Advanced science.  Applied technology.


Press Releases

05/18/2016 SwRI’s George receives International School of Hydrocarbon Measurement Laurance S. Reid Award

Researcher honored for contributions to natural gas measurement technology

05/13/2016 NASA’s Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) mission puts magnetic reconnection under the microscope

SwRI-led team closes in on what sparks one of the most explosive processes in the universe

04/26/2016 SwRI to showcase Ranger automated vehicle technology at AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2016

Patented technology enables automated driving independent of GPS at lower cost

04/22/2016 Alan Stern named to the 2016 TIME100 list of the most influential people in the world

Iconic mission to Pluto led to Stern selection

04/08/2016 SwRI-led team identifies clathrate ices in comet 67P

Studying comets provides clues to the early history of our solar system

04/06/2016 Multitasking New Horizons observed solar wind changes on journey to Pluto

SWAP data show that the tumultuous flow of solar particles becomes more uniform by the time the solar wind reaches Pluto 

04/05/2016 Southwest Research Institute sponsors ITS America 2016 Student Essay Competition

ITS America essay contest encourages innovative ideas and concepts

04/04/2016 SwRI’s BORE microgravity payload flies aboard commercial suborbital spaceflight

Experiment will examine the effects of microgravity on asteroid regolith

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