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Press Releases

08/17/2012 SwRI receives U.S. DOE award to advance clean coal technology

SwRI researchers receive DOE award to demonstrate a novel power cycle for coal-fired emissions plants

08/15/2012 The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter LAMP spectrometer detects helium in Moon atmosphere, raises questions about origin

Observations complement previous measurements taken by Apollo 17 experiment

08/06/2012 Curiosity ready to rove Mars

NASA's latest Mars rover carries SwRI’s Radiation Assessment Detector

07/30/2012 SwRI adds test cell to flow component test capabilities

New cell tests valves and other pressure-containing and pressure-controlling products

07/26/2012 SwRI, industry collaborators receive $3.8 million from U.S. DOE to develop concentrating solar power combustor for solar plants

Team to develop a novel gas turbine combustor for a concentrating solar power hybrid gas turbine system

07/26/2012 SwRI, industry collaborators receive $8.5 million from U.S. Department of Energy to develop high-efficiency hot gas turbo-expander for solar plants

High-efficiency supercritical CO2 hot gas turbo-expander to be developed for concentrating solar power plant

07/09/2012 Smith promoted to vice president of SwRI Signal Exploitation and Geolocation Division

Expertise includes designing, developing, testing shipboard, land-based and airborne electronic support systems

07/03/2012 Green named Fellow of the Geological Society of America

Green is one of 78 GSA professional members elected to Fellowship for 2012

06/26/2012 SwRI Hybrid Ceramic-Sand Core Casting Technology wins R&D 100 Award

New technology enables production of heavy-duty diesel engines with higher peak cylinder pressure capability

06/21/2012 SwRI building eight NASA microsatellites to help predict extreme weather events on Earth

Constellation of satellites will observe hurricanes as they form and intensify