Jose Luis Lugo is a master’s student in the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). He is a student researcher at the PASS Lab where his research focuses on creating a roadmap towards the application of Digital Twin technologies for new and current infrastructure. His research interest is understanding the interconnectivity of infrastructure systems using building information modeling (BIM), automated data collection, and management of civil infrastructure systems. He earned a B.S. in civil engineering in Fall 2019. During his undergraduate studies, he worked as a research assistant at the Center of Transportation Infrastructure Systems (CTIS) where he helped develop guidelines and performance testing for sustainable mix design of flexible pavements. In addition, he was awarded the Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship (DDTEFP) for two consecutive years.