Studying the Solar System through Research and Exploration
Southwest Research Institute's Planetary Science Directorate has over
80 employees and is located in the Exeter Building at 11th and Walnut
in downtown Boulder, Colorado.
Areas of research and development:
Planetary Atmospheres and Surfaces
Lunar Origin and Evolution
Solar System Dynamics
Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), based in San Antonio, Texas, is an
independent, nonprofit, applied engineering and physical science research and
development organization with over 3000 employees. The Space Science and
Engineering Division's goals are excellence in space research and the expansion
and deepening of SwRI's space research efforts.