Percivals - environmental conditions

Percivals 1, 2 & 4

The temperature can be changed.

Temperature range: max. 45°C; min.~0°C (~10°C)

The light conditions can be changed.

Measured light intensity in all chambers (5 cm above the shelf) is approx.12000 lux or 200 µmol m-2 s-1 (µ-Einstein)

Percival 1 - Temperature experiments

Percival 2 - Infection studies

Percival 4 - Special projects (admission through steering comitee)

Percival 3 (right chamber) - Control/reference chamber

Temperature and Light can NOT be changed in this chamber!

Temperature: Day 22°C, Night 18°c

Light: 16 hours light, 8 hours dark

Percival 3 (left chamber) - For light experiments

The light can be changed.

Temperature: Day 22°C, Night 18°C