(Click name for full bio) Tianxin started his Master's study in the Spring of 2016, and he plans to pursue a Ph.D. as well. Previously, he earned his B.S. in Environmental Engineering from the Southwest Jiaotong University, China. Since coming to Dr. Machemehl's team, he has been working on projects focusing on impacts of land-use development on pavement maintenance. In his spare time, he enjoys badminton, swimming, and biking.