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Neuroelectrophysiology tools

Project Description

nept: Neuroelectrophysiology tools

Formerly vdmlab, renamed to emphasize general abilities of this module.

Getting started for beginners

Download Miniconda from Continuum Analytics. We support Python 3.

Open a new terminal, create and activate a new conda environment:

conda create -n yourenv python=3.5
activate yourenv [Windows] or source activate yourenv [Linux]

Install package dependencies:

conda install matplotlib jupyter scipy numpy pandas pytest coverage

For Shapely, try:

pip install shapely

In Windows, download the most recent wheel file here. Once downloaded, install with wheel.

pip install yourshapelyinstall.whl

Clone the analysis code from Github and use a developer installation:

git clone
cd nept
python develop

All set!



Check Read The Docs for the latest version of the nept documentation.


Ensure you have sphinx, numpydic, and mock:

conda install sphinx numpydoc mock

Build latest version of the documentation using in the nept directory prior to pushing it to Github:

python build_sphinx


Run tests with pytest.

Check coverage with codecov. Or in the command line:

coverage report


The nept codebase is made available under made available under the MIT license that allows using, copying, and sharing.

The file nept/ contains code from nlxio by Bernard Willers, used with permission.

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