Honors & Awards


  • NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship, NASA (2018)

Education & Certifications


  • M.S, Stanford University, Aeronautics/Astronautics (2017)
  • B.S., The University of Texas at Austin, Aerospace Engineering (2015)
  • B.S., The University of Texas at Austin, Physics (2015)

Stanford Advisors


All Publications


  • Microscopic ejecta measurements from hypervelocity impacts on aluminum and powdered regolith targets INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF IMPACT ENGINEERING Shohet, G., Estacio, B., Matthews, I., Young, S. Q., Lee, N., Close, S. 2021; 152
  • Dust and atmospheric influence on plasma properties observed in light gas gun hypervelocity impact experiments INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF IMPACT ENGINEERING Estacio, B., Shohet, G., Young, S. Q., Matthews, I., Lee, N., Close, S. 2021; 151
  • Harvesting Electromagnetic Energy from Hypervelocity Impacts for Solar System Exploration Young, S. Q., Lee, N., Close, S., IEEE IEEE. 2020