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Published November 9, 2020 | Version 2.0.3
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tvb-data - Extended Dataset


  • 1. TVB Foundation


Various demonstration datasets for use with The Virtual Brain project are provided here.

Here you will find:

  • compatible file/folder structures that can be uploaded through the web interface of TVB.  For this usage scenario, you should just download, and unzip the current package. Independently, download TVB_Distribution from and from its web GUI upload files from this unzipped folder, at need. 
  • the default datasets used when working in console or library mode. For this usage scenario, you should download, unzip, and install in your python distribution this tvb-data as a regular python package.

More information on TVB documentation site: or on the main webpage of the project


CHANGES: Update to hold H5 files that describe the configuration of an operation instead the Operation.xml, Update all *.h5 files for compatibility on form (not data content)



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Additional details


  • Paula Sanz Leon, Stuart A. Knock, M. Marmaduke Woodman, Lia Domide, Jochen Mersmann, Anthony R. McIntosh, Viktor Jirsa (2013) The Virtual Brain: a simulator of primate brain network dynamics. Frontiers in Neuroinformatics (7:10. doi: 10.3389/fninf.2013.00010)