MCDA Toolkit at KIT

What is Multi Criteria Decision Analysis?

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

Application

The application requires a Java Runtime Engine (JRE) version 11 or higher.
The to-go packages include a bundled JRE for convenience. However a JRE installed on your system is preferrable.
Any provider for a JRE implementation is fine. To give two examples:
To run the application, unpack the package and in the extracted directory do the following

Current release 7.6 (April 2020)
Contains the most recent features and updates. New features are not comprehensively tested, but stable.

Beta releases (may be unstable)

Previous releases

Noteworthy changes

Since version 7.6
Since version 7.5
Since version 7.4
Since version 7.2
Since version 7.1

Media

Screenshots

Showing common tools
Showing less common tools

Videos

MCDA in a rush...
(the example in the User Guide)
Adding criteria and groups
Evaluating ensembles

Reports

Generated human readable report as HTML: english, german, spanish, slovak, french, italian, chinese, ...
Generated human readable report as DOCX: english, ...

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

References

The MCDA Tool, CONCERT
MCDA handling uncertainties, Radioprotection Journal

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 Thermal Energy Technology and Safety (ITES)
Phone: +49 721 608-24691
Email: Tim.Mueller at kit.edu
or
Wolfgang Raskob
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Institute for Thermal Energy Technology and Safety (ITES)
Phone: +49 721 608-22480
Email: Wolfgang.Raskob at kit.edu