The AiiDAlab widgets are already pre-installed in the AiiDAlab environment.

This includes:

  • the aiidalab-widgets-base Python package that contains the widgets (from aiidalab_widgets_base import ...)

  • the “AiiDAlab Widgets” app that contains Jupyter notebooks illustrating how to use the widgets

Installation outside the AiiDAlab#

Install the Python package from PyPI:

pip install aiidalab-widgets-base

Developers may want to clone the git repository containing the app and the notebooks and install the Python package in editable mode:

git clone
cd aiidalab-widgets-base
pip install -e .

Optional dependencies#

The SmilesWidget widget requires the OpenBabel library.