The initial API was started by Hanad Sharmarke1 and Pierre Bellec17. The implementation was completed by Hao-Ting Wang1, Steven Meisler23, François Paugam14, Pierre Bellec. Hao-Ting Wang migrated the code base to nilearn. Nicolas Gensollen5 and Bertrand Thirion5 reviewed the code migrated to nilearn. We thank Chris Markiewicz6 for feedbacks related to fMRIPrep.

Hao-Ting Wang and Pierre Bellec drafted the paper. Natasha Clarke1 revised and provided critical feed backs.

All co-authors contributed to and approved the final version of the manuscript.

Please see the original repository for a full history of development and contributors, and this issue for a history of the integration in Nilearn and all the linked Pull Requests.


The project is funded by IVADO PRF3, CCNA and J Courtois, the neuromind collaboration. HTW and NC funded by Institut de valorisation des données (IVADO) postdoctoral research funding. SLM was funded by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD; Grant 5T32DC000038). CJM funded by NIMH 5R24MH117179. FP funded by Courtois Neuromod. PB funded by Fonds de Recherche du Québec - Santé (FRQ-S).


Centre de recherche de l’institut Universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal (CRIUGM), Montréal, Québec, Canada


Psychology Department, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada


Harvard University, MA, USA


Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA, USA


Computer Science and Operations Research Department, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada


Inria, CEA, Université Paris-Saclay, Paris, France


Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, United States