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Unpacks the given dimension of a rank-`R`

tensor into rank-`(R-1)`

tensors.

tf.unstack( value, num=None, axis=0, name='unstack' )

Unpacks `num`

tensors from `value`

by chipping it along the `axis`

dimension. If `num`

is not specified (the default), it is inferred from `value`

's shape. If `value.shape[axis]`

is not known, `ValueError`

is raised.

For example, given a tensor of shape `(A, B, C, D)`

;

If `axis == 0`

then the i'th tensor in `output`

is the slice `value[i, :, :, :]`

and each tensor in `output`

will have shape `(B, C, D)`

. (Note that the dimension unpacked along is gone, unlike `split`

).

If `axis == 1`

then the i'th tensor in `output`

is the slice `value[:, i, :, :]`

and each tensor in `output`

will have shape `(A, C, D)`

. Etc.

This is the opposite of stack.

Args | |
---|---|

`value` | A rank `R > 0` `Tensor` to be unstacked. |

`num` | An `int` . The length of the dimension `axis` . Automatically inferred if `None` (the default). |

`axis` | An `int` . The axis to unstack along. Defaults to the first dimension. Negative values wrap around, so the valid range is `[-R, R)` . |

`name` | A name for the operation (optional). |

Returns | |
---|---|

The list of `Tensor` objects unstacked from `value` . |

Raises | |
---|---|

`ValueError` | If `num` is unspecified and cannot be inferred. |

`ValueError` | If `axis` is out of the range [-R, R). |

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https://www.tensorflow.org/versions/r2.3/api_docs/python/tf/unstack