Southwest Research Institute

Southwest Research Institute (SWRI) is one of the oldest and largest independent, nonprofit, applied research and development organizations in the United States. Headquartered in San Antonio, SWRI supports a staff of more than 2700 on a 1,200-acre campus housing 2 million square feet of laboratories, workshops and test facilities. The institute focuses on applied research and development in such areas as applied physics, automation and data systems, chemistry and chemical engineering, defense, aerospace, mechanical engineering and geoscience.