Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus is a research and development park that gives businesses access to the most powerful tools available in materials science and high-performance computing, along with the internationally renowned researchers at the University of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Parcels are available for immediate development, and 6,000 square feet of build-to-suit space is available in our new building, which is currently under construction.

Innovation News

Engineering partnership brings first private investment to Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus

Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus announced today that Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) will be the first private tenant at the research park, a move that brings the firm closer to its clients throughout the region and provides the needed custom design of office, laboratory, and other space designated for maintenance and storage of technical equipment.

DOE researchers win 33 of 100 innovation awards

The annual R&D 100 awards recognize exceptional new products or processes that were developed and introduced into the marketplace during the previous year.

ORNL supercomputer simulations enhance understanding of protein motion and function

With the help of supercomputer Titan, Department of Energy researchers have revealed that the structural fluctuations within any two identical protein molecules, even if coded from the same gene, turn out to be different.