cf.Field.insert_dimension¶

Field.
insert_dimension
(axis, position=0, inplace=False)[source]¶ Insert a size 1 axis into the data array.
New in version 3.0.0.
Parameters:  axis:
Select the domain axis to, defined by that which would be selected by passing the given axis description to a call of the field construct’s
domain_axis
method. For example, for a value of'X'
, the domain axis construct returned byf.domain_axis('X'))
is selected. position:
int
, optional Specify the position that the new axis will have in the data array. By default the new axis has position 0, the slowest varying position.
 inplace:
bool
, optional If True then do the operation inplace and return
None
.
Returns: Examples:
>>> g = f.insert_dimension('time') >>> g = f.insert_dimension('time', 2) >>> g = f.insert_dimension(1) >>> g = f.insert_dimension('domainaxis2', 1) >>> f.insert_dimension('Z', inplace=True)