Ricardo Quirós Orozco
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
Email: <rjq2> at illinois.edu
2015 B.S. (Civil Engineering) Universidad de Costa Rica (UCR)
Ricardo Quirós Orozco is pursuing his Master’s degree at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Before joining RailTEC he worked as a Research Assistant in Costa Rica, focusing his work in rigid pavement analysis for the local M-E pavement design guide. His academic and research activities focus on mechanistic analysis, design and optimization of concrete crossties. He is also interested in planning and construction of railroad projects.