National University of Singapore,
Dr. Adekunle Adeyeye is a Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering at the National University of Singapore. He obtained his MPhil in Microelectronics Engineering and Semiconductor Physics and PhD at the Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge in 1993 and 1996 respectively. He was elected a Research Fellow at Trinity College, University of Cambridge in 1996. He then worked as a Senior Research Engineer at the Data Storage Institute, Singapore in 1997, before returning to Cambridge to take up his fellowship at the Nanoscale Science Laboratory. Dr. Adeyeye joined the National University of Singapore as an Assistant Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering in May 2000 and was promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure in January 2006 and to a Full Professor in 2012. Dr. Adeyeye’s research focuses on the fundamental understanding and exploration of magnetic nanostructures in applications such as ultra-high density storage, magnetic random access memory, magnonics and spin logic. He has co-authored more than 250 papers in international refereed journals. Dr. Adeyeye has won many awards and accolades and was named one of the top 100 young innovators in the world by TR100, an award-winning MIT magazine on technology. Dr. Adeyeye is a Fellow of the Institute of Physics, Fellow of the Institute of Nanotechnology and Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He was selected as a 2013 IEEE Magnetics Society Distinguished Lecturer.