A Modular Framework for Meta-heuristic Optimization


Download latest release from Github.

Opt4J requires Java 6.0. The latest Java Runtime Environment is recommended.


  1. Download latest Opt4J release
  2. Unzip Opt4J
  3. Navigate into bin folder and start with opt4j (Linux/Unix) or opt4j.bat (Windows)
  4. Test Opt4J by loading the test configuration test.config.xml

Maven Dependencies

Opt4J is available as Maven dependency. See http://mvnrepository.com/artifact/org.opt4j.

Source Code (Git)

The Opt4J source code is available at https://github.com/felixreimann/opt4j.git. Use Git (https://git-scm.com/) to clone the source code.