Python version#

We recommend using the latest version of Python. zhinst-qcodes supports Python 3.7 and newer.


These distributions will be installed automatically when installing zhinst-qcodes.

  • numpy adds support for large, multi-dimensional arrays and matrices, along with a large collection of high-level mathematical functions to operate on these arrays.

  • qcodes is a Python-based data acquisition framework developed by the Copenhagen / Delft / Sydney / Microsoft quantum computing consortium. zhinst-qcodes is a third party driver for this framework.

  • zhinst is the low level python api for Zurich Instruments devices.

  • zhinst-toolkit is a high level driver on top of the LabOneĀ® python api.

Install zhinst-qcodes#

Use the following command to install zhinst-qcodes:

$ pip install zhinst-qcodes

zhinst-qcodes is now installed. Check out the Quickstart or go back to the Documentation Overview.