NorthWest Research Associates

Excellence in Basic & Applied Research

Welcome to NorthWest Research Associates

Solar and Stellar Physics

Ionosphere and Upper Atmosphere

Atmosphere and Climate

Terrestrial, Oceans, and Sea Ice

E&M and Fluid Mechanics

Data Assimilation and Statistical Signal Processing


NorthWest Research Associates (NWRA) is a scientific research organization, owned and operated by its Principal Investigators, with expertise in the geophysical and space sciences.

NWRA's mission is to achieve excellence in basic and applied research by providing a working environment designed to support the success of every scientist and engineer.

NWRA is a certified small-business concern and the FY 2014 NASA Langley Research Center Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year.