Package gifti details

Reads in 'Neuroimaging' 'GIFTI' Files with Geometry Information

Functions to read in the geometry format under the 'Neuroimaging' 'Informatics' Technology Initiative ('NIfTI'), called 'GIFTI' . These files contain surfaces of brain imaging data.

Maintainer: John Muschelli < muschellij2 at >

From within R, enter citation(gifti)

To cite package 'gifti' in publications use:

John Muschelli (2018). gifti: Reads in 'Neuroimaging' 'GIFTI' Files
with Geometry Information. R package version

A BibTeX entry for LaTeX users is

title = {gifti: Reads in 'Neuroimaging' 'GIFTI' Files with Geometry Information},
author = {John Muschelli},
year = {2018},
note = {R package version},


If you have any problems with this package you can open a new issue or check the already existing ones here.

To install this package, start R and enter:


# Default Install

# From the Binary Repo in NeuroC
neuro_install('gifti', release = "stable", release_repo = binary_release_repo(release = "stable"))
neuro_install('gifti', release = "current", release_repo = binary_release_repo(release = "current"))

# from GitHub
neuro_install('gifti', release = "stable", release_repo = "github")
neuro_install('gifti', release = "current", release_repo = "github")

More detailed installation instructions can be found here.


Initially submitted on September 24 2018 4:00PM
Last updated on May 3 2019 12:02AM
Package type standard
Source GitHub GitHub
Neuroconductor GitHub GitHub
Importsxml2 (1.1.1), base64enc, R.utils, tools, utils
Suggestsrgl, grDevices, testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, covr
Reverse Importscifti