FedEx Institute of Technology

The University of Memphis

Address
365 Innovation Dr. Memphis, TN 38152

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Contact

Hai Trieu, PhD
Interim Director of Technology Commercialization
901-678-1712
hhtrieu@memphis.edu

The Office of Technology Transfer at the FedEx Institute of Technology was established to strengthen the economy of the region by influencing new business ventures, amplifying existing enterprises and fueling further research.

FIT does this by:

  • Promoting the commercialization of University of Memphis technologies
  • Turning scientific progress into products and services
  • Returning income to the inventor and university to support further research

Target Sectors

  • Medical devices*
  • Energy
  • Intelligent systems
  • Translational informatics

Key Programs

By The Numbers

$54 million

Research Expenditure

Blog

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ARC’s POWER Grant

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