Cyrille Rossant

Datoviz: ultra-fast GPU scientific visualization with Vulkan


I'm excited to present the project I've been working on at the International Brain Laboratory (IBL). Datoviz is an early-stage open-source high-performance GPU scientific visualization library based on Vulkan, the Khronos cross-platform low-level graphics API, which is 5 years old today!

Datoviz screenshots

Datoviz aims at providing a unified, language-agnostic platform for …

Joining the International Brain Laboratory


International Brain Laboratory I have joined the International Brain Laboratory, a virtual laboratory gathering 21 neuroscience teams around the world. Half of the researchers are experimentalists, collecting data in the same experimental conditions, while the other half are theoreticians, analyzing the data. I'm working on the data architecture group allowing experimenters to organize …

Writing the IPython Cookbook, Second Edition


IPython Cookbook, Second Edition I'm pleased to announce the release of the IPython Cookbook, Second Edition, more than three years after the first edition. All 100+ recipes have been updated to the latest versions of Python, IPython, Jupyter, and all of the scientific packages.

There are a few new recipes introducing recent libraries such …

New paper in Nature


We've just published Fully integrated silicon probes for high-density recording of neural activity in Nature. The paper (signed by 35 authors) describes the results of a large research project involving the Allen Institute, University College London, HHMI's Janelia Research Campus, and imec, a nanoelectronics research center in Belgium.

New paper in Nature

The goal …

Hiring a scientific developer


Update: the position has been filled.

We're looking for an outstanding Python programmer to help us develop data sharing platforms and software for neuroscience data. This is a large collaboration between ~50 neuroscientists from 20 labs around the world.

Required skills: Django, Django REST framework, PostgreSQL, MySQL, front-end web development …