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Press Releases

04/04/2013 SwRI Receives 2013 NACE International Distinguished Organization Award

Institute recognized for outstanding contributions to corrosion field

03/28/2013 SwRI study finds liquid water flowing above and below frozen Alaskan sand dunes, hints of a wetter Mars

SwRI scientists conduct planetary analog study at Great Kobuk Sand Dunes

03/28/2013 SwRI-led particle sensor consortium to add durability research in its second year

Particle Sensor Performance and Durability consortium will focus on improving sensors’ durability and reliability

03/27/2013 SwRI to manage Numerical Propulsion System Simulation (NPSS) Consortium

NPSS is a software tool for the aerospace industry

03/26/2013 LRO’s LAMP ultraviolet spectrograph observes mercury and hydrogen in GRAIL impact plumes

Results indicate hydrogen could be migrating toward colder polar regions

03/21/2013 SwRI program illuminates Eagle Ford geology for oil and gas producers

Eagle Ford Joint Industry Consortium enters second year

03/11/2013 SwRI, University of New Hampshire collaborate on new Space Science Department

Organizations seeking joint research opportunities in astrophysics, Earth and ocean science, and space science

03/07/2013 SwRI launches third high-efficiency gasoline engine consortium

SwRI launches third high-efficiency gasoline engine consortium

02/28/2013 2013 Next-gen suborbital space research and education conference announces facility tours, new technical sessions and NASA workshop

NASA-led workshop to focus on funding, flight opportunities for next-generation vehicles in research, education and technology development

02/28/2013 Alger elected Fellow of the Society of Automotive Engineers

Alger recognized for his work on advanced SI (spark ignition) engine technology 

02/25/2013 Pfeiffer re-elected chairman of SwRI Board of Directors

Romo re-elected as vice chairman, nine new advisory trustees added

02/22/2013 SwRI ultraviolet instrument selected for ESA JUICE mission to Jupiter icy moons

Instrument to target Jupiter’s icy moons Europa, Ganymede and Callisto

02/10/2017 Mason awarded ASQ Shewhart Medal

Institute analyst recognized for outstanding work in quality control for automotive and petroleum industries

02/02/2013 New "retention model" explains enigmatic ribbon at edge of solar system

Future studies of this region could open a window into the physics of the nearby galactic medium

01/16/2013 Suborbital space research and education conference scheduled for June 2013

Sessions focused on the research, education and public outreach capabilities of reusable suborbital vehicles