Advanced science. Applied technology.
SwRI will participate in a U.S. Army program to demonstrate alternative sources for an emergency electrical power grid
$7 million U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contract will demonstrate integration of electric vehicles, generators and solar arrays to supply emergency power.
SwRI acquires light-gas gun facility for hypervelocity research
Southwest Research Institute acquires one of the largest impact testing and research facilities in the world.
SwRI to build miniature solar observatory for manned suborbital flight
SwRI Solar Instrument Pointing Platform is designed to reduce costs for new solar research instruments
New model reconciles the Moon Earth-like composition with the giant impact theory of formation
The identical oxygen isotope compositions on the Earth and Moon explained
Pluto moons and possible rings may be hazards: New Horizons and the gauntlet it may encounter in 2015
Debris orbiting in the Pluto system may create hazards for the New Horizons spacecraft
SwRI sets low-cost ROS-I consortium membership entry fees
SwRI funds internal research to accelerate ROS-Industrial development and benefit the technical needs of the consortium
NRC renews contract for SwRI to continue operating CNWRA
CNWRA will continue research and technical support of storage, transportation, reprocessing and disposal of spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste
SwRI engineers investigate "cognitive fingerprints" for bolstering computer passwords
New, biometrics-based authentication tool could boost computer security
SwRI receives DOE award for lithium-ion battery technology
Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) awards SwRI $712,500 contract to develop breakthrough energy storage technologies
SwRI receives $5.1 million contract from DARPA to develop library for predicting survivability of military ground vehicles
Researchers to develop C2M2L-2 Context Model Library for DARPA Adaptive Vehicle Make Program