Language/Format: C, Fortran, IDL, MATLAB, Python
Application type(s): Data Read/Write
Related project(s):


This package contains generic tools and libraries for reading HDF5 files data in R and MATLAB programming languages.


Check the sources contained in the examples/ directory to see how to deal with the most common read operations.


Sources can be downloaded here :
Package can be browsed here :


Copyright (C) 2014 Icare – ICARE web site Aminata Ndiaye (CGTD-ICARE)

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Author(s): Aminata Ndiaye (CGTD)