pynwb.core module

class pynwb.core.NWBContainer(source, name=None, parent=None, container_source=None)

Bases: form.container.Container

The base class to any NWB types.

The purpose of this class is to provide a mechanism for representing hierarchical relationships in neurodata.

Parameters:
  • source (str) – the source of the data
  • name (str) – the name of this container
  • parent (NWBContainer) – the parent Container for this Container
  • container_source (object) – the source of this Container e.g. file name
container_source

The source of this Container e.g. file name or table

fields
help
name
parent

The parent NWBContainer of this NWBContainer

source
subcontainers
pynwb.core.set_parents(container, parent)