Principal Agromet observatory
Established during 1907 and received “Best maintained observatory award” from IMD twice.
Automatic Weather Station (AWS)
ACRC is having 385 AWS, each one at every block of Tamil Nadu and recording 10 weather parameters including soil temperature, soil moisture and leaf wetness @ every hour interval.
Temperature Control Chamber (TCC)
ACRC is having one set of +2oC and +4oC chamber, monitored at every 15 minutes with open-air condition. Highly useful for climate change research.
Climate Control Chamber (CCC)
ACRC is having one CCC, can maintain temperature and CO2 at required level.
Soil Plant Atmospheric Research (SPAR) Unit
ACRC established one SPAR unit, can maintain different levels of temperature and CO2 . Useful for climate change impact studies on crops, pest and disease..
ACRC is having High Performance Computation (HPC) facility and students are familiarized to operate it.
- High performance server– 5 Nos.
- MAC X server Clusters – 20 Nos.
- MAC computers – 13 Nos.
- Windows Desktops – > 10 Nos.