EMC has an MoU with Purdue University. At Purdue the MoU is led by Dr. Dev Niyogi who is an internationally recognized expert on climate related vulnerability and resiliency planning. Dr Niyogi is a state climatologist for Indiana State and director of Indiana State Climate Office.

Research at Niyogi lab focuses on Biospheric Processes in Weather and Regional Climate Models, Land Atmosphere Interactions, Agriculture Meteorology, Applied Climatology, Hydrometeorology, Climate Informatics, Remote and Land based Observational Systems.

Under this partnership, exchange of researchers takes place between EMC and Niyogi Lab at Purdue for cross learning, holding workshops and conducting training programs on climate change vulnerability and resilience planning. In addition, EMC and Niyogi Lab provide consultancy services on climate change related projects.