ohun: optimizing sound event detection

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ohun is intended to facilitate the automated detection of sound events, providing functions to diagnose and optimize detection routines.

The main features of the package are:

The package offers functions for:

All functions allow the parallelization of tasks, which distributes the tasks among several processors to improve computational efficiency. The package works on sound files in ‘.wav’, ‘.mp3’, ‘.flac’ and ‘.wac’ format.

To install the latest developmental version from github you will need the R package remotes:


#load package

Please cite ohun as follows:

Araya-Salas, M. (2021), ohun: diagnosing and optimizing automated sound event detection. R package version 0.1.0.