Technical Strengths
Geological Services

Contact Information

David Ferrill, Ph.D.
(210) 522-6082

David A. Pickett, Ph.D.
Senior Program Manager
(210) 522-5582


Geological services technical strengths at Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) include:

Related Terminology

geomorphology  •  stratigraphy  •  facies analysis  •  sedimentary basin analysis  •  volcanology  •  natural hazards assessment  •  physical analog modeling  •  structural geology  •  fault analyses  •  fracture analyses • stress analyses  •  tectonics  •  neotectonics  •  geomechanics  •  3D geomechanical modeling  •  structural reservoir characterization  •  resource evaluation  •  reservoir description 

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Southwest Research Institute® (SwRI®), headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, is a multidisciplinary, independent, nonprofit, applied engineering and physical sciences research and development organization with 9 technical divisions.