Santosh Timilsina is a PhD student in Structural engineering in The University of Texas at Arlington since Spring, 2015. He completed his Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from Tribhuvan University in Nepal in December 2011. His project in the final year of his Bachelor's degree was ‘Seismic Analysis and Design of Building Structural Systems - Comparison between RC framed structures and Brick Masonry structures’. He worked in the biggest project for the generation of solar electricity in Nepal,under the supervision of JICA. His duties included design and detailing of structural members, supervision of day to day activities and quality assurance and control. He also worked in design of building structures in wide array of structures in Nepal.