Arkaprabha Ghosh

Graduated: 2016 - M.S.

Graduate Research Assistant
Tel: (217) 244-6063
Email: <aghosh13> at


2014, Bachelor of Technology, (Civil Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India
2016, M.S. (Civil Engineering) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Professional Interests

Arkaprabha Ghosh is pursuing his Master’s degree within the RailTEC group at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research interest is the analysis of wear in railroad infrastructure, particularly concrete crossties. Currently, he is conducting research regarding the effect of rail seat cant on the pressure distribution across rail seats.


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Ghosh, A., M.J. Greve, M.S. Dersch, J.R. Edwards and C.P.L. Barkan. 2016. Analyzing Rail Seat Load Distributions on Concrete Sleepers using Matrix Based Tactile Surface Sensors. In: Proceedings of the 11th World Congress on Railway Research, Milan, Italy, June 2016.

Ghosh, A., J.R. Edwards and M.S. Dersch. 2016. Effect of Design Rail Cant on Concrete Crosstie Rail Seat Pressure Distribution. In: Proceedings of the 2016 Joint Rail Conference, Columbia, SC, April 2016.

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