Randy Y.L. Lin, Ph.D. Associate professor and Doctoral Supervisor of Central South University. He obtained the Ph.D degree in Road and Railway Engineering from Central South University in 2011, and bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from Central South University in 2006. He has presided 3 projects of National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2 projects of Hunan Provincial Natural Science Foundation, and some other research projects such as China Post-doctoral Natural Science Foundation, National Key Laboratory Development Project. As a main researcher, he has also participated in more than 10 National and Provincial scientific research projects. He has published more than 40 academic papers, including 15 SCI papers and more than 20 EI papers. He has obtained three patents and one software copyright, and published 2 monographs and edited 1 textbook. He is a peer reviewer of National Natural Science Foundation of China, and some international journals such as Soil Dyn Earthq Eng, Can Geotehch J, Int J Rock Mech Min Sci, Soils Found, Earth Eng Eng Eng Vib, J Earthq Eng, Plos One. He is a Member of the World Congress of Transit Technology - Suborbital Foundations and Environment Geotechnical Committee, member of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering.
Research interests: Earth pressure calculation methods; slope stability analysis; subgrade and retaining structures; geotechnical seismic engineering; reinforced materials and reinforced soil structures