University of Tennessee research encompasses programs on the flagship campus in Knoxville as well as initiatives of the Institute of Agriculture, the Institute for Public Service, the Health Science Center in Memphis, and the Space Institute in Tullahoma.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and the University of Tennessee at Martin also are active in research and other sponsored programs that provide strong regional impact.

The university has collaborative relationships with public agencies and private organizations including Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Battelle Memorial Institute (forming UT-Battelle), Volkswagen Group of America, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and the Memphis Biotech Foundation.

 

Contact
Stacey Patterson
Stacey Patterson
Vice President for Research, Outreach and Economic Development

stacey.patterson@tennessee.edu

819 Andy Holt Tower
1331 Circle Park
Knoxville, TN 37996-0180

Phone: 865-974-4048
Fax: 865-974-9580

 


UT Research Foundation

FY 2020 Statistics *Year to Date
UTRF Agreements & IP-Related Activities

 

 
168
 
Invention Disclosures
 
35
 
Licenses
 
90
 
U.S. Patents Filed
 
24
 
U.S. Patents Issued
 
6
 
Startups

 

 

 

* Numbers reflect information 7/1/2019 – 04/30/2020 and are subject to change.

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