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Temperature automations

The heater in the Pioreactor wetware can be programmed to control the temperature of the vial in automated ways. Pioreactor is pre-programmed with the following temperature automations. In the below automations, values highlighted like so are configurable.


The Thermostat automation will try to maintain a target temperature using a feedback loop. You can select a target temperature (between ambient temperature and 50℃), and the automation will vary the onboard heater to maintain that temperature in the vial. At room temperature, the Pioreactor will be able to achieve up to about 43℃.

Only record temperature

This automation is the simplest automation: do not apply any external heating. Reading and logging of temperature will still occur.