Graduate Research Assistant
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
B-118 Newmark Civil Engineering Laboratory, MC-250
205 N. Mathews Ave.
Urbana, Illinois 61801
Tel: (217) 244-6063
2018-2019 (Exchange student) Public works – INSA Rennes, France
2019 BS (Civil Engineering) The Federal University of Technology – Parana, Brazil
2023 (anticipated) Specialization (Quality Engineering 4.0) Federal University of Parana
2024 (anticipated) MS (Civil Engineering) University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Jose Augusto obtained his bachelor’s degree from The Federal University of Technology – Parana, Brazil. During his undergraduate studies, he undertook a one-semester study abroad program at the National Institute of Applied Sciences in Rennes, France, where he focused on the study of infrastructure works. From 2020 to 2023, José Augusto worked at Rumo, the largest railroad in Brazil, working in the areas of Track Maintenance Engineering, Maintenance Intelligence Center as well as in the Research and Development & Data sector, always working in the development of solutions for the railroad through Data Science, Machine Learning, and computer simulations. Jose Augusto’s research interests are in working with Data Science to bring impactful solutions to real railroad problems.
Current RailTEC Associations
- Master's Student