Advanced science. Applied technology.
|10/27/2011|| SwRI hosts 2011 International SpaceWire Conference|
Conference will highlight a network technology developed primarily for use on spacecraft
|10/18/2011|| SwRI acquires 2011 plug-in electric vehicle to include its batteries in EssEs Consortium matrix|
Electric vehicle battery information will be offered to consortium members
|10/14/2011|| SwRI demonstrates traffic management to minimize environmental impacts|
New environmental traffic management concepts showcased at ITS World Congress
|09/15/2011|| SwRI receives $4.4 million contract to develop a drug formulation and delivery system to treat cyanide exposure|
SwRI to develop a nasal-delivery, first-line treatment system to combat cyanide poisoning.
|09/15/2011|| SwRI's Hageman reappointed to Texas Radiation Advisory Board|
Hageman to serve six year term through 2017
|09/08/2011|| SwRI launches International Alternative Fuel Technology Center|
Southwest Research Institute’s new International Alternative Fuel Technology Center will address the growing importance of developing alternative fuels.
|08/31/2011|| SwRI, robot manufacturer sign collaboration agreement|
Collaboration will release an interface for open source ROS software
|08/30/2011|| SwRI selected as payload integrator for three NASA suborbital flight opportunities research providers|
Commercial vehicles expected to provide new opportunities for research and education
|08/24/2011|| SwRI researchers receive $9.9 million in additional funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to further CO2 compression research|
SwRI researchers are designing and testing CO2 compression technologies
|08/18/2011|| New images reveal never-before-seen structures of the solar wind as it travels toward and impacts Earth|
Images show an array of dynamic interactions as solar wind moves across the solar system
|07/29/2011|| Juno spacecraft to Jupiter prepares to launch|
New NASA mission to answer fundamental questions about the gas giant
|07/25/2011|| SwRI suborbital astronaut payload specialists move to flight planning phase, release mission patch|
SwRI suborbital payload specialists beginning flight planning phase of their first spaceflights
|06/22/2011|| SwRI's DCO™ Ignition System tapped for R&D 100 Award|
A novel ignition system for gasoline engines that creates a continuous spark of variable energy and duration has received a 2011 R&D 100 Award.
|06/21/2011|| Southwest Research Institute space-based wireless communications platform selected for DARPA System F6 Program|
Fractionated architecture to provide robust and reconfigurable alternatives to traditional spacecraft designs
|06/05/2011|| New solar system formation models indicate that Jupiter's foray robbed Mars of mass|
Simulations show Mars was starved of formation materials