Lekan received a B.Sc. in Physics and a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering through a dual degree program at Bates College and Columbia University respectively in 2015. In 2016, he joined Apsel lab as a PhD student. His research interests include modeling and benchmarking of emerging post-cmos devices and non-Von Neumann architectures. He also works on adhoc phased array carrier synchronization circuits. Outside the lab, he enjoys watching and playing soccer both on the pitch and the Xbox.