K. Grace Johnson

  • Program Year: 1
  • Academic Institution: Stanford University
  • Field of Study: Chemical Physics
  • Academic Advisor: Todd Martinez
  • Practicum(s):
    National Renewable Energy Laboratory (2019)
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Biochemistry, Loyola Marymount University, 2017

Publications

Vykhodets, V. B.; Johnson, K. G.; Kurennykh, T. E.; Beketov, I. V.; Samatov, O. M.; Medvedev, A. I.; Jarvis, E. A. Direct Observation of Tunable Surface Struture and Reactivity in TiO2 Nanopowders. Surface Science 2017, 665, 10-19.

Johnson, K.G. and Jarvis, E.A. "Oxygen depletion on TiO2 brookite nanoparticle surfaces and implications for photocatalysis and solar energy conversion," Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research, Riverside, CA (2016)

Johnson, K.G. and Jarvis, E.A. "Photocatalytic and electronic implications from first principles characterization of oxygen depletion localized on TiO2 brookite nanoparticle surfaces," American Chemical Society National Meeting, Computers in Chemistry Division, San Francisco, CA (2017)

Johnson, K.G. and Jarvis, E.A. "Photocatalytic implications from ab initio characterization of oxygen depletion localized on TiO2 brookite nanoparticle surfaces," Loyola Marymount University 9th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, Los Angeles, CA (2017)

Johnson, K.G., Williams, N.E., Fitzpatrick, B.G., and Dahlquist, K.D. "Modeling the dynamics of a 21-gene, 50-edge gene regulatory network controlling the transcriptional response to cold shock in Saccharomyces cerevisiae using GRNmap," American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Annual Conference, San Diego, CA (2016)

Johnson, K.G., O'Neil, M., Dahlquist, K.D., and Fitzpatrick, B.G. "Evaluating Hap4's role in the gene regulatory network that controls the response to cold shock in Saccharomyces cerevisiae using GRNmap," Loyola Marymount University 8th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, Los Angeles, CA (2016)

Johnson, K.G., Williams, N.E., Dahlquist, K.D., and Fitzpatrick, B.G. "Comparing the dynamics of the cold shock gene regulatory network in yeast with a random network," West Coast Biological Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference, San Diego, CA and Loyola Marymount University 7th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, Los Angeles, CA (2015)

Awards

Stanford Graduate Fellowship in Science and Engineering, 2017-2020

Loyola Marymount University Trustee Scholar, 2013-2017

ACS COMP Outstanding Undergraduate Research and Poster Presentation, 2017

Program Scholar Award in Biochemistry, Loyola Marymount University, 2017

Presidential Citation, Loyola Marymount University, 2017

American Chemical Society Division of Physical Chemistry Award for the Top Performing Student in Physical Chemistry, Loyola Marymount University, 2016

Seaver College of Science and Engineering Summer Fellowship, Loyola Marymount University, 2016

University Honors Program Summer Research Fellow, Loyola Marymount University, 2016

PolyEd Undergraduate Award in Organic Chemistry for the Outstanding Sophomore Biochemistry Major, Loyola Marymount University, 2015

National Collegiate Honors Conference Representative, Loyola Marymount University, 2015

CRC Press Annual Freshman Chemistry Achievement Award to Best Major in General Chemistry, Loyola Marymount University, 2014

Dean's List, Loyola Marymount University, 2013-2016.