- Dr. Pei Miao, 2014-2019, Thesis: Novel microlasers by quantum inspired engineering. (Current position: VCSEL Fabrication and Project Manager, Everbright Photonics).
- Dr. Han Zhao, 2014-2019, Thesis: Non-Hermitian topological photonics: From concepts to applications. (Current position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Quantum Engineering Lab, Caltech)
- Dr. Mingsen Pan, 2016-2020, Thesis: Versatile on-chip photonic devices inspired by quantum symmetry. (Current position: Research Scientist, Semergytech)
- Dr. Zhifeng Zhang, 2015-2020 (Postdoc 2020-2021), Thesis: Orbital angular momentum microlasers: From the first demonstration to ultrafast tunability. (Current position: Tenure-Track Associate Professor, CEAS, Nanjing University)
- Dr. Xingdu Qiao, 2017-2023. (Current position: Optical Engineer, LEADOPTIK)
- Dr. Bikash Midya, 2017-2019. (Current position: Assistant Professor of Physical Sciences, IISER)