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Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®) is an independent, nonprofit, applied engineering and physical sciences research and development organization with 11 technical divisions using multidisciplinary approaches to problem solving. The Institute occupies Acres acres and provides more than 2 million square feet of laboratories, test facilities, workshops, and offices for more than 2,973 employees who perform contract work for industry and government clients.