Sound Field Synthesis (SFS) Toolbox for Python

A Python library for creating numercial simulations of sound field synthesis methods like Wave Field Synthesis (WFS) or Near-Field Compensated Higher Order Ambisonics (NFC-HOA).


Source code and issue tracker:


MIT – see the file LICENSE for details.

Quick start:
  • Install Python 3, NumPy, SciPy and Matplotlib

  • python3 -m pip install sfs --user

  • Check out the examples in the documentation

More information about the underlying theory can be found at There is also a Sound Field Synthesis Toolbox for Octave/Matlab, see