SPEX Help Center

Welcome to the SPEX help center. How can we help you?

I want to download and install SPEX

See How to install SPEX for a list of install options. We distribute pre-compiled binaries, docker images, and the source code.

How do I learn SPEX?

You can start by reading How to run SPEX. If you like to practice, see Exercises.

How do I do … in SPEX?

  • Quick search this website (search box on the left).

  • Check the list of analysis examples in SPEX: Analysis threads.

  • Check our issue-tracker for questions that are similar to yours.

I have another question or problem with SPEX

Check Help & troubleshooting first. If you cannot find it, then please ask your question or report the problem through our issue-tracker on Github. We will try to help you as quickly as possible.

The table of contents below contains the full documentation for the SPEX package. Can you find what you are looking for? If not, please use the ‘Quick search’ function on the left or ask your question though our issue-tracker.


If you want to visit SRON to learn SPEX, then please have a look at the AHEAD2020 TNA call for proposals. Deadline for submission is in 2024.

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