Pablo Gracia Cemborain

Pablo Gracia Cemborain

Pablo joined the Center for Applied Biomechanics as a Research Engineer to support computational projects related to virtual testing and simulation automation. Before joining the CAB, he graduated from Universidad Pontificia de Comillas with a Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering and a Master in Engineering for Mobility and Safety. After his studies he worked for the BMW Group in Munich as an intern on the simulation field for the Powertrain Development and for Ansys in Madrid as a Verification Engineer for LS-DYNA.


  • B.S. Industrial Engineering – Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICAI)
  • M.S. Industrial Engineering – Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICAI)
  • M.S. Engineering for Mobility and Safety– Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICAI)

Research Interests

  • Automotive safety
  • Simulation
  • Virtual testing
  • Finite Element Modelling
  • Automotive industry

 Other Interests

  • Motorsport
  • Tennis
  • Biking
  • Travel


Contact Information

Pablo Gracia Cemborain

Research Engineer

Center for Applied Biomechanics
University of Virginia
Engineering and Applied Science
4040 Lewis and Clark Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22911

Phone: 434.297.8037