Simulation and Virtual Reality

Lifelong learning course. Face-to-face.

Management & Faculty

UPC School

Academic management

  • González Benítez, Maria Margarita
    PhD in Science. Professor of Engineering Projects Department of the UPC. Specialist in design for the environment and sustainability tools must.

Teaching staff

  • Aloy Callejas, Ernest
    Technician at mechanic project development and responsible for department of Virtual Reality of bodyworks development.
  • Asensio Torres, Blas
  • Castillo González, Xavier
    Degree in Industrial Engineering, specialization in structural mechanics, from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC). He is currently responsible for the structure simulation group of the Technical Calculation department at the Technical Centre of SEAT. Xavier has over fifteen years of experience in simulation and development of vehicle structure, especially in the area of structural shock.
  • Comas i Font, Josep
    Responsible for simulations of Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) at the Technical Centre of SEAT.
  • Delgado Saiz, Javier
  • García Saura, Maria Teresa
  • Pérez Rapela, Daniel
    Daniel holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from the Superior Polytechnic Centre of Zaragoza. His professional career has always been related to the application of finite element techniques to the vehicle development process. Nowadays, Daniel works at the Technical Calculation department at SEAT, where he works on how to enhance the vehicle occupants safety for SEAT and VW group projects.
  • Román Marín, Joaquim
    Industrial Engineer by the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Responsible of the inner trimming and passive safety simulation group in the Technical Center of SEAT. He has developed his activity in different aspects within the field of engineering simulation, also including CAE project control.
  • Sánchez González, Rubén
  • Segura Santillana, Angel
    Angel holds a Degree in Industrial Engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. At present, he is the Head of the hood assembly and control boad at the Technical Centre of SEAT. Angel is expert in crash simulation and passive safety, especially in the area of pedestrian protection
  • Tuijtelaars, Fons
    Bachelor of Engineering in Automotive technology (Holland) + Master of Science in International Automotive Engineering (University of Hertfordshire, England). Responsable for DMU & Tolerance Management activities within the area of body & trim development at Seat's Technical Development Center.
  • Zárate Galván, Ángel Victor
    Víctor holds a PhD degree in Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC). He is responsible for the occupants¿ front impact simulation of the Calculation Department at the Technical Centre of SEAT. He has worked on the development of safety systems (airbags, seat belts, deformable elements, etc.) for SEAT and other brands of the Volkswagen Group, for the North American and European markets. Víctor has also worked in the development of internal finishes.
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(42 teaching hours)

Start date:
Start date:23/04/2018 End date:16/05/2018
Monday  17:30 to 21:30Tuesday  17:30 to 21:30Wednesday  17:30 to 21:30
Taught at:
ETSEIB - Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyeria Industrial de Barcelona
Av. Diagonal, 647

Registration fee:
1.260 €

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Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.

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