How to use HDF5 files in Python

by Aquiles Carattino March 19, 2018 pyhdf HDF5 data file storing


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://pythonforthelab.com/blog/how-to-use-hdf5-files-in-python/

Does this provide a systematic way of Automatically storing And retrieving measurement units in data files ?

See data types: https://numpy.org/doc/stable/user/basics.types.html?highlight=data%20types#

I’m not sure what you mean. HDF5 is a general data format, you could define units in the metadata without problems.

Thanks for that good article,
Would you please add a section about how to merge two different hdf5 files and merge datasets from each hdf5 original files to one dataset in the final hdf5 file?