Thiago Bizarria do Carmo

Graduate Research Assistant

Rail Transportation and Engineering Center - RailTEC
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
B-118 Newmark Engineering Laboratory, MC-250
205 N. Mathews Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
Tel: (217) 244-6063

Email: <carmo2> at illinois.edu

Education

2011 BS (Civil Engineering) University of Brasília, Brazil.

Professional Interests

Thiago do Carmo is currently a second year Master's Student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign having structures and railroad engineering as areas of concentration. He works as a graduate research assistant with the Rail Transportation and Engineering Center (RailTEC) at UIUC since June 2012. Thiago's research interest is focused on structural engineering, railroad infrastructure, concrete crossties fastening system, design improvement and analysis of track components. He is currently a member and active participant of the TRB Committee on Railroad Track Structure System Design and the AREMA Committee 30 on Crossties.

Honors

ISAC ERASMUS scholarship, 2009