Key Features

The MARS Group (Multi Agent Research and Simulation) of the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences is developing a distributed and highly scalable agent simulation framework for use in research and education.

Domain-specific language

Using the MARS DSL you are able to create models without deeper knowledge in programming.

Full GIS integration

The support of standardized GIS data types allows you to directly use existing datasets in MARS.


With our 2D visual analytics Dashboard you can check your results and present them in a modern way.


Due to the use of containerization and a distributed Kubernetes cluster MARS can scale to your individual needs.


News of the MARS team

Mars BBQ

Last week the MARS team got together for a socializing event. We had a barbecue to celebrate the end of the past semester. As special guests we had Gabriel and Devotha from South Africa, who Read more…

The Team

For more details about the team members click here.
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Get in Touch

If you are interested in MARS, drop us a few lines.

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Berliner Tor 7, 20099 Hamburg, room 4.80D

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