> April 13, 2017 John was listed on the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia under the Healthcare & Science category.
> January 24, 2017 John was awarded the National Research Foundation (NRF) Fellowship.
> 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.
> October 2, 2015 Wireless optogenetics work featured on the cover of Nature Methods.
> July 27, 2015 John started as an assistant professor at NUS.