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How hypersonics research at UTSA will propel Mars missions and more

02-25-2021:
University is nearing the completion of a state-of-the-art, multi-million-dollar wind tunnel.
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SwRI SCIENTIST CAPTURES EVIDENCE OF DYNAMIC SEASONAL ACTIVITY ON A MARTIAN SAND DUNE

02-24-2021:
Russell crater, on Mars, is home to the largest known sand dune in the solar system
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SwRI receives $99M contract for Air Force aircraft life extension research

02-23-2021:
Award will cover activities related to the degradation of aging aircraft systems and materials due to operational use.
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San Antonio company selected to inaugural class of international accelerator

02-23-2021:
The Sonar Company will participate in the 12-week accelerator, which provides curriculum that includes workshops on fundraising, sales, marketing and branding.
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San Antonio Startups to Watch in 2021

02-18-2021:
San Antonio’s startup ecosystem shows signs of innovation across many different fields.
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Chromalloy Awarded $74.6M Contract for Port San Antonio Site

02-18-2021:
The aerospace firm will remanufacture low-pressure turbine assemblies.
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Local startup offers medical professionals HIPAA-compliant dictation app

02-17-2021:
Mobius MD allows medical professional to dictate into an electronic health record while speaking.
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Retail Data Startup Scraffic Adds Drive-Thru Customer Tracking for Retailers

02-16-2021:
Service was created after the pandemic-induced shift in consumer traffic.
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Alamo Colleges Take the Lead in Cybersecurity

02-12-2021:
Campuses have been recognized recently for their cybersecurity programs.
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SA biotech Vascular Perfusion Solutions attains 'breakthrough device' status from FDA

02-12-2021:
Patent-pending technology uses oxygen to enable the preservation of vascularized tissue for eight hours or longer, doubling the viability of organs beyond the current standard of care.
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Executive Q&A: New tech CEO shares vision for company he now leads

02-11-2021:
Vertex Systems CEO Madison Mauzé gives his insights to the San Antonio Business Journal.
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Port SA, EIEF Team Up for eSports Competition

02-11-2021:
eSports plays a significant role in education and workforce development for students.
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SwRI SCIENTIST PROPOSES A NEW TIMELINE FOR MARS TERRAINS

02-10-2021:
This new chronology for Mars is based on the latest dynamical models for the formation and evolution of the solar system.
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Groundbreaking study suggests COVID-19 virus might enter human brain

02-09-2021:
Some patients with COVID-19 develop serious neurological complications, including nerve damage.
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2021 SHAPING UP TO BE BIGGEST YEAR YET

02-08-2021:
Our customers, our partners and our team are moving full speed ahead building a dynamic community like no other: a place where people collaborate to launch innovations that are changing the world.
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AVA Propulsion Builds Large-Scale Drones for Delivery

02-08-2021:
AVA Propulsion looking at the big picture of eventual product and people delivery via large drones.
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ROAD TO BUILDING FUTURES-Episode 2

02-08-2021:
Meet Steve Lewis, VP of Operations with CNF Technologies, whose early service in the U.S. Navy laid the foundation in a career as one of our region’s leading cybersecurity executives.
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UTSA and Dell partner to spur innovation in cybersecurity and data science

02-04-2021:
Technology grant enables and supports UTSA's ability to attract leading research scholars and students to help deliver research in data science and cybersecurity.
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SA-based app creator wins second prize in pitch competition

02-02-2021:
ForwardEdge leverages AI, blockchain, machine learning, automation and swarm intelligence to solve problems of social consequence.
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Perytor Therapeutics Develops New Kind of Anti-Inflammatory Biologic

02-02-2021:
One of the ‘most fundable startups,’ SA-based startup is developing a new category of anti-inflammatory treatment for the market.
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San Antonio College named NSA cybersecurity hub

02-01-2021:
College’s information assurance and cybersecurity degrees will include NSA certification.
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Reckon Point among Top Asset Management Companies in Texas

01-30-2021:
Port-based startup scores high in the areas of innovation, growth and societal impact.
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EcoDevo 360 Newsletter - January 2021

01-29-2021:
See the latest update from the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation.
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Port San Antonio Teams with Sundt to Build Game-Changing Innovation Center

01-27-2021:
Sundt is building a 130,000-square-foot Innovation Center at Port San Antonio - one of America’s fastest-growing innovation destinations.
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Plus One Robotics training students to fill high-paying tech jobs

01-26-2021:
Port-based firm among companies working closely with area schools.
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Successful wastewater testing program offers future potential against COVID

01-26-2021:
UTSA-led program effective in helping local health officials track spread of the disease in the community.
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SwRI PROJECTS RECEIVE $950,000 IN FUNDING FROM U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

01-25-2021:
Institute will demonstrate methods of storing solar and wind power to enhance the reliable and predictable operation of the utility grid.
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Construction Begins On UTSA's New School Of Data Science

01-25-2021:
The $90 million downtown facility will also host the National Security Collaboration Center.
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Gates Foundation awards nearly $16M to SA biopharma

01-25-2021:
Evestra Inc. will use the funding to support a novel injectable contraceptive targeted toward women in underserved regions of the world.
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How to keep your small business cyber secure during COVID-19 pandemic

01-24-2021:
Bret Piatt, president and CEO of Jungle Disk, discusses online dangers.
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Local siblings create app that reviews businesses' COVID-19 safety measures

01-22-2021:
Co-Crit users can search for businesses in their area and rate them on several safety metrics.
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Second line supports Service Life Modification on Super Hornets

01-22-2021:
The U.S. Navy received delivery of the fourth Super Hornet to undergo Service Life Modification – and the first completed at Boeing’s San Antonio site.
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Chief Science Officer Program Fuels SAMSAT Mentorship

01-20-2021:
The IDRA Texas Chief Science Officer Program challenges teens to create action plans that promote STEM education in schools and communities.
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Codeup Texas expands its reach with office, certification

01-20-2021:
Local coding and data sciences school is now fully licensed for online teaching beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.
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SA-based Seno Medical Breast Imaging Technology Receives FDA Pre-Market Approval

01-19-2021:
Company's imaging system uses opto-acoustic technology combined with laser optics and conventional ultrasound technology to provide real-time breast tissue images.
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SA Startup Partners with Dutch Design Firm on Global Community-Engagement Solutions

01-18-2021:
Irys is a startup focused on improving the quality of life in communities through the use of technology.
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SA-based Startup Launches Portable Powered Face Mask To Protect Against COVID-19

01-14-2021:
JustAir’s patented advanced face mask system uses a powered air-purifying respirator in a more portable version of medical or industrial grade systems.
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Spurs first NBA team to deploy Coronavirus-zapping robots

01-14-2021:
SA-based Xenex Disinfection Services has teamed with the sports franchise to slow the spread of Covid-19.
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NASA EXTENDS JUNO MISSION TO JUPITER

01-13-2021:
NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages the Juno mission for the principal investigator, Dr. Scott J. Bolton, of the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio.
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Local Startup Level Effect Cyber Tool Acquired by Huntress

01-12-2021:
Level Effect’s Recon tool collects network data from a computer on how it communicates to other computers inside a network or the internet.
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Texas Biomed eyes more deals from its Covid work for Pfizer

01-11-2021:
Institute generated more than $42 million in contracted work in 2020, a record haul for the 80-year-old organization.
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San Antonio cybersecurity firm expanding

01-11-2021:
Silotech primarily contracts with the federal government.
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Fast-growing Plus One Robotics to expand at Port San Antonio

01-08-2021:
A local robotics company is more than doubling the size of its facility at Port San Antonio.
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Local military vet expands IT company to San Antonio

01-07-2021:
Aetos LLC, an information technology company based in Washington, D.C., has expanded its operations to San Antonio.
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UTSA climatologist to fight greenhouse gases in San Antonio

01-07-2021:
Initiative will help guide the implementation of the city’s climate action and adaptation plan (CAAP).
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Artificial Intelligence Consortium receives over $1M in research funding

01-06-2021:
Awards will fund ongoing research developing novel brain-inspired lifelong learning algorithms and systems.
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Building SA’s Future: Full Speed Ahead in 2021

01-06-2021:
Port SA's CEO expects more growth in the upcoming year.
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MASS SPECTROMETER ENHANCES SwRI’S AUTOMOTIVE CATALYST TESTING

01-05-2021:
Institute integrates an existing proprietary technology with a mass spectrometer.
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Texas Biomed wins grant to study effects of marijuana on HIV-related dementia

01-01-2021:
Funding will be used to measure marijuana’s efficacy as a treatment for individuals who suffer from HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder.
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Owner of training firm talks cybersecurity, Zoom classes and Space Command

12-31-2020:
Kekai Namauu is founder of training and certification firm Dynamic Advancement and government contracting firm Namauu Technological and Industrial.
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