Xiao (Sean) Lin

Graduated: 2016 - M.S.

Graduate Research Assistant
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
B-118 Newmark Engineering Laboratory, MC-250
205 N. Mathews Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801

Tel: (217) 244-6063
Fax: (217) 333-1924
Email: <xiaolin4> at illinois.edu


2014 B.S. (Civil Engineering) University of California, Berkeley
2016 M.S. (Civil Engineering) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Professional Interests

Sean Lin was a Graduate Research Assistant pursuing his Master of Science degree with RailTEC at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California Berkeley in 2014 and his Master's degree in 2016 from UIUC. His research focused on improving the performance of track superstructure on rail transit system.


Latest Publications

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Journal Articles


Lin, X., J.R. Edwards, M.S. Dersch, T.A. Roadcap and C.J. Ruppert, Jr. 2017. Load quantification of the wheel-rail interface of rail vehicles for the infrastructure of light rail, heavy rail, and commuter rail transit. Journal of Rail and Rapid Transit. doi: 10.1177/0954409716684266.

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Conference Proceedings


Lin, X., J.R. Edwards, M.S. Dersch and C.J. Ruppert Jr. 2016. Load Quantification for Light Rail, Heavy Rail, and Commuter Rail Transit Infrastructure. In: Proceedings of the 11th World Congress on Railway Research, Milan, Italy, June 2016.


Csenge, M.V., X. Lin, H.E. Wolf, M.S. Dersch and J.R. Edwards. 2015. Mechanistic Design of Concrete Monoblock Crossties for Rail Transit Loading Conditions. American Public Transportation Association 2015 Rail Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, June 2015.

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