Chase Standage is a student attending Moorpark High School, ranked 10th in his class with a 4.20 cumulative GPA. He is extremely passionate and experienced in the fields of physics and chemistry, having logged significant amounts of lab time, and is adept in the engineering aspects of the project. Through the US Navy Sea Cadets and other programs, Chase has acquired notable experience in leadership, and bolsters his scientific interest with community involvement. He constantly applies his science and engineering background to real world situations. For example, at age 17, Chase is a private pilot and has a thorough understanding of the principles of physics that affect flight. Chase hopes to use his passion for science and engineering to benefit our society and world.