MCDA Toolkit at KIT

These pages provide access to the Application, noteworthy recent Changes, some Media, the Sources, and the Documentation.

Application

The application requires Java 8 or higher runtime engine (JRE) to be installed on your computer.
Oracle is one possible provider for an JRE implementation:
https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html

Download and unzip the most recent archive (January 2019):
MCDA-v7.2-build(7899).zip

To run the application either double click on the MCDA-GUI.jar
or use the command line in the unzipped directory and type java -jar MCDA-GUI.jar

Noteworthy recent changes

Previous versions of MCDA-v7.1 contained a bug that prevented storing of configuration e.g. font size and may have failed to read older save files.

Since version 7.2 Since version 7.1

Media

Screenshot: work space showing common tools
Screenshot: work space showing less common tools
Report: analysis as human readable text (english, german, spanish, slovak)
Video: MCDA in a rush (complementing the User Guide below)
Video: Adding criteria and groups
Video: Evaluating ensembles

Sources

MCDA-Core (backend engine)
MCDA-GUI (graphical user interface)
ShowAlternatives (plugin example)

Documentation

User Guide
Developer Guide (incomplete)
API of MCDA-Core
API of MCDA-GUI
Bug Tracking with Bugzilla

License

In general free to use for non-commercial purposes, provided that the MCDA project of KIT is referenced. Commercial usage would be subject to negotiation. For details do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact

Tim Müller
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Institute for Nuclear and Energy Technologies (IKET)

Phone: +49 721 608-24691
Email: Tim.Mueller at kit.edu

or

Wolfgang Raskob
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Institute for Nuclear and Energy Technologies (IKET)

Phone: +49 721 608-22480
Email: Wolfgang.Raskob at kit.edu