Luis Fernando Molina is a Graduate Research Assistant in the Railroad Engineering Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is currently pursuing his Master's degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Luis Fernando received his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering in 2001, an MS in Structural and Seismic Engineering in 2004 from the Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia), and an MBA from Universidad San Pablo CEU (Spain) in 2008. His work experience includes three years as a research assistant in the Universidad de Los Andes, two-years as a Bridge Engineer at The Instituto de Desarrollo Urbano de BogotÃ¡ (Colombia), and four years as a Track Supervisor in Carbones del Cerrejon Limited. His current research focuses on developing machine vision technology for track inspection.