Installing Neurotune

The following (Python libraries) can be installed using pip, easy_install, or ideally using Anaconda:

Hard dependencies

  • numpy
  • inspyred
  • SciPy

The package pyelectro is also required:

git clone
cd pyelectro
sudo python install

Soft dependencies


Note: it’s best to install NEURON from source & install for Python

Install Neurotune with the following command:

sudo python install

Note: the Travis CI script shows the full set of commands for installation & execution of a number of examples.


Neurotune has so far been tested on Ubuntu and OSX. It should however also work on Windows.