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The Southeast’s Most Capable R&D Park

Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus is located on 188 acres on the banks of the Tennessee River in Knoxville, Tenn. The campus includes 16 building sites that support approximately 1.6 million square feet of development. Parcels are available for immediate development, and plans are underway for research suite leasing.

Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus is the nation’s only R&D park where the resources of a major research university and a leading national laboratory are combined with globally recognized researchers expressly for the benefits of its tenants. The campus is a collaborative effort of The University of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

The Innovation Campus offers its tenants an unrivaled array of research tools, IP options and scholars for solving your organization’s most pressing research and development challenges. Tenants have access to the computational resources of the world’s most powerful computers and can test new materials at the world’s most advanced neutron facilities while partnering with internationally renowned research talent.

And, tenants have access to the Joint Institute for Advanced Materials (JIAM), a collaboration of Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the State of Tennessee. JIAM, located in the center of Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus, is a $56 million research facility offering materials science investigation capabilities beyond those available anywhere else in the world.

Contact us today and learn how Cherokee Farm Innovation Campus can put your organization in the best location for R&D success.



David Millhorn, Executive Vice President
The University of Tennessee