I’m Joel, a Senior Site Reliability Engineer here at Crossref. I have a long background in open source, software development, and solving unique problems. One of my earliest computer influences was my father. He wrote software to support scientists in search of things like the top quark, the most massive of all observed elementary particles.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://0-www-crossref-org.library.alliant.edu/blog/open-source-code-giving-back/