The Institute has an Agricultural Knowledge Management Unit (AKMU) for the scientists and staff for data analysis and electronic communication. The unit has latest eighteen desktop computers including three servers. More than 100 desktop computers of the Institute are well connected through local area network and Wi-Fi. Internet connectivity is available through 100 MBPS line provided by NKN. All the computers are protected by the server based Symantec Anti Virus. Internet is provided to different nodes through proxy server Nebero. The Nebero facility provides the information of internet bandwidth; user details, firewall security and stability on the network. Besides, the AKMU houses a number of analysis and design software such as Front Page 2003, Corel draw graphics Suite, Adobe Professional, SAS, Design Expert Software, Leap Office 2000 (Hindi Software). Institute Website www.ciphet.in is also maintained by AKMU.
- Electronic communication to all Institute staff and trainees.
- Data analysis facility.
- Assistance in software application in different research activities.
- Internet browsing.
- Software and computer hardware support.
- Assistance in online patent search through various databases
- Repair and maintenance of computers and peripherals for CIPHET, Ludhiana and Abohar campuses
Dr. Bhupendra M Ghodki I/c AKMU & Scientist
Designation: I/c AKMU & Scientist Qualification: Ph.D Contact No.: 0161-2313156,2313168 Email ID: bhupendra.ghodki[at]icar[dot]gov[dot]in
Horticultural crop processing, Food packaging, Discrete element modeling, and Particle technology.
Smt. Sonia Rani Sr. Technical Assistant
Designation: Sr. Technical Assistant Qualification: B.A. Contact No.: (O) 0161-2313160 Email ID: sonia.rani[at]icar[dot]gov[dot]in