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Your business relies on research innovation.

Competitive differentiation depends on a reliable pipeline of ideas. Build that pipeline at a research facility offering access to cutting-edge tools, world-class talent and a longstanding culture of discovery.

That’s what we do.

The University of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory are working together to deliver an unprecedented pool of research and development resources for organizations that rely on innovation.

And look what's ready for you.

Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus is the only R&D campus in the Southeast where the capabilities of a major research university and a major national laboratory converge to offer tenants unprecedented access to the most powerful tools in high-performance computing and materials science.


Innovation News

Forbes Ranks Knoxville No. 2 on America’s Most Affordable Cities List

Forbes recently ranked Knoxville No. 2 on its 2015 list of America’s Most Affordable Cities, proving that Knoxville is not only a great place to do business but also a great place to live. Rankings were based on size of the city, cost of living, median family income, and cost of health care. Click here […]

Spark! Technology Forum to showcase ORNL and UT innovations

The fifth annual forum will feature innovations in biotechnology, computational and cyber security, materials and materials processing, and sensor and detector systems.

Cherokee Farm
Innovation Campus

Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus is a joint project of The University of Tennessee and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The research and development business campus offers unprecedented access to the most powerful tools available in materials science and high-performance computing, coupled with access to internationally renowned researchers in a variety of specializations. Parcels available for immediate development, and plans underway for research suite leasing.