Thiago Bizarria do Carmo

Graduated: May 2014 - M.S.

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.

Email: <carmo2> at illinois.edu

Education

2011 B.S. (Civil Engineering) University of Brasilia, Brazil
2014 M.S. (Civil Engineering) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Professional Interests

Thiago do Carmo received his Master's Degree in 2014 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a concentration in structures and railroad engineering. In his time at UIUC he worked as a graduate research assistant with the Rail Transportation and Engineering Center (RailTEC) from 2012 to 2014. Thiago's research focused on structural engineering, railroad infrastructure, concrete crossties fastening system, design improvement and analysis of track components. He was 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

 

M.S. Thesis:

MULTIFACETED APPROACH FOR THE ANALYSIS OF RAIL PAD ASSEMBLIES RESPONSES