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Press Releases

10/04/2021 SwRI receives $1.6 million FAA contract to develop new inspection methods

Institute will use new industry techniques to detect anomalies in engine components

09/28/2021 SwRI’s Torbert named an American Geophysical Union Fellow

Honor recognizes exceptional contributions in the fields of Earth and space sciences

09/28/2021 SwRI scientist John Spencer named Fellow of the American Geophysical Union

Honor recognizes exceptional contributions to Earth and space science

09/28/2021 SwRI’s Alan Stern named AGU Fellow, AIAA Associate Fellow

Honors cite outstanding contributions to Earth, space sciences

09/27/2021 SwRI geoscientists lead structural characterization offshore Newfoundland

Understanding tectonic evolution through geologic time informs future oil and gas exploration in this frontier area

09/22/2021 SwRI scientists awarded grant to improve water resource management in West Texas

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation project will further knowledge of region’s hydrology to preserve vital water systems

09/15/2021 SwRI’s Burch to receive AGU’s highest honor

2021 Bowie Medal recognizes contribution to Earth, space science

08/27/2021 Southwest Research Institute, Virgin Orbit sign memorandum of understanding

Collaboration will pursue joint space service offerings

08/26/2021 SwRI tests liquid acquisition device aboard Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket

Experiment tests how angle and surface properties affect device in microgravity

08/09/2021 SwRI-led NASA mission announces novel outreach program

Outreach for the PUNCH mission embraces Ancient and Modern Sun-Watching theme

08/09/2021 SwRI awarded $34 million contract to support U.S. Army Ground Vehicle Systems Center

SwRI’s Intelligent Systems Division to develop automated vehicle, drone systems

08/03/2021 SwRI, UTSA collaborate on a novel process to produce low carbon fuels

Project will develop catalyst formulations to create cleaner, more cost-effective fuels

08/03/2021 SwRI, UTSA to create computer model of inner heart structures

New computer heart model will help researchers develop surgery to treat diastolic heart failure

08/02/2021 SwRI-led mission to Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids begins final preparations for launch

NASA spacecraft arrives at Kennedy Space Center

08/02/2021 SwRI’s McCleney named Offshore Technology Conference Emerging Leader

Research engineer is part of inaugural class of 13 young professionals