The automatic annotation and analysis of speech

The SPPAS Book

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Copyright © 2011-2024 - Brigitte Bigi, Laboratoire Parole et Langage, Aix-en-Provence, France

About this book

It is assumed that you are using a relatively recent version of SPPAS. There's no reason not to download the latest version whenever released: it's easy and fast!

Table of content


What is SPPAS and what's for?


How to communicate with SPPAS?


What are the annotations for?

Convert files

What about the file formats?


What to do with the annotated files?

Revision notes

What has changed with the releases?