2017 

> April 13, 2017  John was listed on the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia under the Healthcare & Science category.

> March 6, 2017  Paper on conformal phased surfaces published in Nature Biomedical Engineering. Behind the paper.

> January 24, 2017  John was awarded the National Research Foundation (NRF) Fellowship.

2016 

> December 7, 2016  John was named an Innovator Under 35 in Asia by the MIT Technology Review. Coverage by NUS News, The New Paper, and Asian Scientist.

> September 2, 2016  John was a recipient of the NUS Young Investigator Award 2016.

> August 16, 2016  Our work on a wireless laser was presented at IEEE EMBC 2016 in Orlando.

> June 30, 2016  Wireless powering work presented at IEEE AP-S/URSI 2016 in Puerto Rico.

2015 

> October 2, 2015 Wireless optogenetics work featured on the cover of Nature Methods.

> August 4, 2015 Self-tracking energy transfer work published in Physical Review Applied and featured on Physics.

> July 27, 2015 John started as an assistant professor at NUS.