This system is composed of six units :
  • the olfactometer: for the production of 8 different odor stimuli,  outlined in blue below.
  • the operant box: including reinforcement dispensers, an odor delivery port with an infrared presence beam, three water delivery port, a light and auditory stimuli module and a shock grid, outlined in brown below.
  • the electronic unit: for management and automation, outlined in red below.
  • the reward system unit: for distribution and calibration water reward, outlined in green below.
  • the software interface: for data collection (the software generates files of experience that can be easily exported to a database for analysis) and online behavior monitoring.
  • the pulse generator: for generating various stimuli.