Evan finished his Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from MIT in 2018 and is currently working towards his Ph.D. also in Mathematics at MIT. He received an Honorable mention for the Morgan Prize in 2019. In high school, he participated in a lot of math competitions; became a winner for USAMO 2014, and earned a Gold Medal in IMO 2014. Fun fact: Evan took USAMO 2014 between 12:30 am and 5:00 am in Taiwan.
Since then Evan has continued helping the math community. To name a few of his roles, he is the USAMO editor-in-chief since 2019, USA team selection coordinator since 2017, Math Olympiad Summer Program staff since 2016, and Math Olympiad coach since 2016. He is also the author of the book: Euclidean Geometry for Math Olympiads and streams olympiad problems on twitch.tv/vEnhance.
Evan took USAMO/MOP level classes from A-Star between 2012 and 2013 and participated in CHMMC and HMMT with A-Star teams between 2012 and 2014. He has taught AIME and USAMO level courses at A-Star camps in 2013 and 2014 and gave some guest lectures since then. He contributed to the A-Star curriculum for AIME, USA(J)MO, and Master courses.
Evan is an avid player of Hanabi and a devoted Arch Linux user.