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Press Releases

11/19/2008 SwRI aerospace division earns ISO 9001:2000 certification

Aerospace Electronics and Information Technology Division achieves quality standards

11/19/2008 SwRI's Khair named Fellow of the Society of Automotive Engineers

Institute engineer honored for leadership, research and innovation

11/13/2008 Fully autonomous, driverless vehicles to be demonstrated at ITS World Congress

SwRI is coordinating, participating in the autonomous vehicle demonstrations

11/13/2008 SwRI plays significant role in 15th World Congress on ITS

Participation includes demonstrations, technical presentations, student essay contest sponsorship

11/13/2008 SwRI supports vehicle infrastructure integration demonstration at ITS World Congress

Vehicle Infrastructure Integration test bed to demo next-generation ITS technology

11/13/2008 SwRI, INRIA to demonstrate a cooperative vehicle-to-vehicle pedestrian safety system at ITS World Congress

Vehicle-to-vehicle communications, active safety system sensors can provide greater traffic awareness

11/12/2008 IBEX spacecraft reaches orbit, begins instrument commissioning

Science observations will begin in early December

09/23/2008 Ulysses observations reveal Sun is blowing surprisingly weaker solar wind

Solar wind is only about three fourths as strong as it was a decade ago

08/01/2008 SwRI offers new configurable lab facility to support technology transfers and production services

Entire lab can be reconfigured for project needs in less than 30 minutes

07/25/2008 IBEX spacecraft heads west, takes major step toward launch

Spacecraft will reveal fascinating new details about the region separating our solar system from interstellar space

07/15/2008 SwRI wins R&D 100 Award for radioactive element migration simulation software

R&D Magazine selected Southwest Research Institute’s TDRW (Time Domain Random Walk) software as one of the 100 most significant technological achievements of the past year. This marks SwRI’s 33rd R&D 100 award.

07/14/2008 Burch awarded COSPAR's inaugural Jeoujang Jaw award

Dr. James L. Burch recognized for space research work

06/24/2008 SwRI receives $1.3 million grant for chemical weapon antidote development

Antidote formulations will use intramuscular injection

05/21/2008 SwRI initiates diesel emissions accelerated aging cycle consortium

Cooperative research program begins in June

05/09/2008 SwRI's Redfield named IEEE Region V Member of the Year

Joe Redfield selected from field of more than 55,000 members