Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®), headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, is one of the oldest and largest independent, nonprofit, applied research and development (R&D) organizations in the United States.
Christopher J. Freitas, Ph.D.
James T. Mathis
Rory P. Bigger
U.S. Office of Naval Research
U.S. Office of Naval Research, Lightweight Individual Modular Body armoR (LIMBR)
The SwRI-developed human head surrogate and its test methodology show great potential for providing insights into injuries resulting from a variety of ballistic threats. With it, designers will be able to craft helmets that offer improved protection for warfighters.
The University of Texas at San Antonio is an emerging Tier One research institution with nearly 29,000 students.
GaitIQ is an innovative Health Information Technology (HIT) company in San Antonio, Texas partnering with Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), UT Health San Antonio, and the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). The goal of this SBIR grant is to demonstrate feasibility for a novel motion capture and gait analysis product to detect and monitor functional markers for neurodegenerative diseases and fall risk in primary care or community settings.