Bob is a signal-processing and machine learning toolbox originally developed by the Biometrics Group at Idiap, in Switzerland. Bob is primarily developed through GitHub. Follow the links bellow to get you started.






If you make use of Bob or any satellite package, we would appreciate if you cited this website and our publication:

  author = {A. Anjos AND L. El Shafey AND R. Wallace AND
            M. G\"unther AND C. McCool AND S. Marcel},
  title = {Bob: a free signal processing and machine learning toolbox for researchers},
  year = {2012},
  month = oct,
  booktitle = {20th ACM Conference on Multimedia Systems (ACMMM), Nara, Japan},
  publisher = {ACM Press},
  url = {},

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