cfdm.Data.insert_dimension¶

Data.
insert_dimension
(position=0, inplace=False)[source]¶ Expand the shape of the data array.
Inserts a new size 1 axis, corresponding to a given position in the data array shape.
New in version (cfdm): 1.7.0
 Parameters
 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. Negative integers counting from the last position are allowed.
 Parameter example:
position=2
 Parameter example:
position=1
 inplace:
bool
, optional If True then do the operation inplace and return
None
.
 position:
 Returns
Examples
>>> d.shape (19, 73, 96) >>> d.insert_dimension('domainaxis3').shape (1, 96, 73, 19) >>> d.insert_dimension('domainaxis3', position=3).shape (19, 73, 96, 1) >>> d.insert_dimension('domainaxis3', position=1, inplace=True) >>> d.shape (19, 73, 1, 96)