Situational Awareness Beacon
Man-portable DF Antenna
Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) is an independent, nonprofit applied research and development organization. The staff of more than 3,300 specializes in the creation and transfer of technology in engineering and the physical sciences. The Institute occupies more than 1,200 acres in San Antonio, Texas, and provides nearly 2 million square feet of laboratories, test facilities, workshops and offices. SwRI's total revenue for fiscal year 2008 was $563 million. Research Areas Include:
SwRI is recognized worldwide as a leader in radio-frequency (RF) signal exploitation and geolocation system development. The Institute provides advanced acquisition, recognition, direction finding (DF), surveillance, and tracking systems to government agencies, militaries, and commercial clients in the United States and around the world. SwRI provides a wide range of systems and technical support in:
Institute scientists and engineers work directly with clients to provide optimum hardware and software solutions to specific operational problems. SwRI systems range from one-of-a-kind, commercial-level designs to large-scale, fully documented, deployment-ready production units.
Last update by William Guion, Mon 6 Jul 2009