The Phytotron is equipped with Climate chambers, Growth rooms and Growth cabinets. The Climate chambers is the most advanced, thus primarily intended for the most demanding experiments.
B‐South Phytotron unit (B120)
7 Climate chambers (A1‐A7), 2 growth rooms (B1‐B2) and 2 growht cabinets (C1 and C5).
B‐North Phytotron unit (B126)
5 Climate chambers (A8‐A12), 2 growth rooms (B3‐B4) and 5 growth cabinets (C6‐C10).
C‐North Phytotron unit (C124)
11 growth room (B5‐B15), 17 growth cabinets (C11‐C27)
C‐South Phytotron unit (C116)
2 growth rooms (B16-B17)
Climate chambers 5‐10m2 ‐5°C ‐ 35°C ±1̊C 0 ‐ 800 µmol m-2 s-1 40% RH ‐ 85% RH, controlled
Growth rooms 7.3m2 5°C ‐ 30°C, ±3̊C 0 ‐ 250 µmol m-2 s-1
Growth cabinets 0.6 ‐1.3m2 ‐5°C ‐ +44°C, ±1̊C 0 ‐ 600 µmol m-2 s-1 40% RH ‐ 85% RH
Bio Center greenhouse
3 compartments with 3 tables in each compartment, irrigation at the tables
Vintertime +20°C at -20°C outdoor temperature
Summertime temperature can be hold at 2°C - 4°C over outdoor temperature
Additional light up to 300 m-2 s-1
Humidification (cooling) with nozzle
Ecology Center greenhouse
14 compartments Vintertime +5°C - +25°C
Summertime, depending on outdoor temperature, (there is no cooling system) up to 400 m-2 s-1 50% RH ‐ 80% RH Automatic irrigation with water or nutrient solution