Ethan is currently doing ML/AI research under Hezheng Yin on how to build tools that accurately evaluates how much value a programmer contributes to a project.
Ethan has previously done research and built tools for programming education
millions of data. He has also used the Pandas, NumPy, Matplotlib, Plotly, Scrapy, Selenium, scikit-learn, and
In his research at Wellesley College, under the guidance of Prof. Eni Mustafaraj, he researched on improving programming education,
understanding the spread of misinformation, improving digital literacy, and understanding how people communicate on anonymous platforms.
Throughout his research, he enjoyed reading research papers about education, digital literacy, and online community growth/sustainment.
Here is his and his advisor's working paper
on Discord's growth, servers, and users.
You can also check out more of his work over at his blog