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Press Releases

09/15/2014 SwRI® launching consortium to develop new dynamic bearing test rig

New consortium kicks off Sept. 24 

09/08/2014 SwRI-sponsored Student Essay Winners announced

Three essay finalists chosen from entries throughout the United States

09/08/2014 SwRI® demonstrates leadership role in connected automation at 21st World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems

SwRI to showcase connected automation technologies at Technology Showcase on Belle Isle

09/08/2014 SwRI®, UTSA researchers prove biochar is low-cost, effective method to treat fracking water

Yearlong study discovers biochar effectively cleans chemicals released in flowback water

09/04/2014 Rosetta-Alice spectrograph obtains first far ultraviolet spectra of a cometary surface while orbiting Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Rosetta target comet is unusually dark, with no evident water-ice patches

09/03/2014 SwRI expands biofuels capabilities with custom-designed circulating fluidized bed system

New CFB at SwRI can produce more refined fuel samples in less time time

08/04/2014 The NASA IBEX and Voyager spacecraft drive advances in outer heliosphere research

Outer heliosphere studies shedding light on Earth’s home in the solar system

07/31/2014 SwRI-led team’s research shows giant asteroids battered early Earth

Impacts melted, mixed and buried portions of Earth’s surface more than four billion years ago.

07/24/2014 Two employees earn SwRI’s first 50-year service recognition

First time in SwRI 67-year history for two staff members to reach half century milestone

07/23/2014 SwRI receives $1.8 million DOE contract award to demonstrate hydrogen compression

Project Aims to Advance Hydrogen Production and Delivery Technologies

07/22/2014 SwRI to lead separation technology joint industry project

Program will combine industry knowledge and resources to advance research for better equipment and test protocols

07/15/2014 New Heavy Article Test facility now available for use at Southwest Research Institute

Facility will enhance SwRI's structural engineering program

07/11/2014 SwRI Dedicated EGR® technology wins prestigious R&D 100 Award

New engine design improves fuel economy and lowers exhaust emissions

07/08/2014 Laboratory models suggest that stretching forces shaped Jupiter Moon surface

Ganymede grooves similar to Earth tectonic process

07/02/2017 Technical paper earns SwRI automotive engineers prestigious SAE award

Prestigious SAE International Harry L. Horning Memorial Award presented to SwRI