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Reads data from an HDF5 file. The command supports a large number of dataset types such as integer, float, double, string, compound, etc.

 

Supported Product: FDTD, MODE, DEVICE, INTERCONNECT

 

Syntax

Description

data = h5read("filename", "dataset_name");

Reads data in the dataset named "dataset_name" within the HDF5 file named "filename."

 

Parameter

Type

Description

filename

string

name of the HDF5 file.

datasetname

string

name (path) of the dataset to be read.

 

Examples

filename = "samplefile.h5";

info = h5info(filename);

 

dataset_name = info.Group{1}.Datasets{1}.Name;  # returns the name (path) of the first dataset in the first group

 

data = h5read(filename,dataset_name);

 

See Also

h5info, h5readattr, Reading HDF5 files

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