Welcome to the homepage of INSENSA-GIS

Welcome to the homepage of INSENSA-GIS. The Software has been designed and developed by Dennis Biber and is a software for the work with GIS raster data. INSENSA-GIS is a free and open source software for statistical computing and display of GIS data. It runs on Windows and Linux and can be downloaded from this homepage under Get INSENSA-GIS.

INSENSA GIS is licensed under the Gnu Public Licencse (GPL)

The software has been designed for

  • Statistical analysis of GIS data
  • The development of weighted indices from different GIS data sets
  • The testing of the robustness of created indices through standardized sensitivity analysis
  • The display of results, tables and maps and
  • The export of results and GIS data files in different formats

Latest News

Help and Documentation

Please have a look at the Help and Documentation to get further information about INSENSA GIS and how to use it. If you are using INSENSA-GIS for publications please cite it as described under the subsection How to cite of the menu item General. You may also want to have a look at the publications that have already used INSENSA-GIS to find out more. Please let us know if you are using the software for your publication, so we can add you to the list.

Bugs and Questions

If you discover any bugs of the software or in case you have any questions or suggestions for further development you can tell us through the bugs tracking system, in the forum or contact us by mail.

Development and Plug-Ins

The functionality of the software can be extended through plug-in development. To download plug-ins, which have already been developed see the section plug-ins of INSENSA-GIS.

If you would like to get involved in the development of the software have a look at the developers section. Here you can contribute plug-ins or download the source code and the Java docs for futher assistance.