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Press Releases

03/15/2011 SwRI-developed training program for dealing with behavioral problems is available as iPhone application

Training program helps parents learn techniques for managing children with autism and ADHD, as well as better controlling generally disruptive behaviors

03/07/2011 Cassini finds Enceladus is a powerhouse

Temperatures near the southern poles equal to heat-generated power of 20 coal-fueled power stations

03/01/2011 2011 Next-Gen Suborbital Researchers Conference a hit, 2012 follow-up conference planned

More than 300 attend conference to explore topics on suborbital spaceflight

02/28/2011 SwRI signs contracts to fly eight pioneering missions with SwRI payload specialists aboard reusable suborbital launchers, with options for more flights

Suborbital flights will support biomedical, microgravity and astronomical imaging experiments.

02/07/2011 Alger to receive SAE's Forest R. McFarland Award

Dr. Terry Alger will receive the award in Detroit at the April 2011 SAE World Congress

02/02/2011 SwRI's Roberts elected Fellow of the Society of Automotive Engineers

Institute Engineer Dr. Charles Roberts Jr. recognized for his work in advanced gasoline and diesel engine combustion and emissions control

01/31/2011 Cope elected Associate Fellow of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

SwRI Program Manager Dr. Dale A. Cope named Associate Fellow

01/20/2011 SwRI, India’s Council of Scientific and Industrial Research sign strategic alliance agreement

SwRI and CSIR will develop novel technologies in fuels research and engine development projects

12/29/2010 Chiang elected as Associate Fellow of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

SwRI's Dr. Kuang-Tsan Chiang recognized for his contributions to the science and technology of aeronautics

12/14/2010 IBEX spacecraft makes first-ever images of magnetotail structures, dynamic interactions occurring in the invisible space around Earth

The magnetosphere’s plasma sheet and magnetotail, as well as a possible plasmoid, are seen for the first time

12/12/2010 Demise of large satellite may have led to the formation of Saturn’s rings and inner moons

Tidal forces are theorized to have stripped icy layers from the satellite, leaving the rocky core to collide with the planet

12/09/2010 The end of planet formation, as told by trace elements from the mantles of Earth, the Moon and Mars

Elements found in the mantles of Earth, the Moon and Mars believed delivered by massive impactors more than 4.5 billion years ago

12/03/2010 SwRI researchers continue Starfighters suborbital space flight training aboard F-104 aircraft

Effort aimed at conducting in-space experiments using next-generation suborbital vehicles

12/02/2010 SwRI's Burch awarded AGU John Adam Fleming Medal

Dr. James L. Burch recognized for research, leadership in space sciences

12/01/2010 SwRI's McComas named Fellow of the American Physical Society

Dr. David J. McComas recognized for his pioneering discoveries, significant contributions to space research