Prem Kailat earned his Bachelors of Engineering (B.E.) in Mechanical Engineering from the prestigious Fr. Conceicao Rodrigues Institute of Technology, University of Mumbai, India. In his final year of engineering, he did a project with Mr. Pramod S. on the design and manipulation of a slave arm with the help of a master arm, about two and a half years ago. He loves the field of medical robotics and is planning to continue using his talents to the betterment of that field. He enjoys adventure sports and enjoys reading novels in his free time. Prem received an M.E. degree working in the Telerobotics Lab.
T. W. R. Fountain, P. V. Kailat, and J. J. Abbott, "Wireless Control of Magnetic Helical Microrobots using a Rotating-Permanent-Magnet Manipulator," IEEE Int. Conf. Robotics and Automation, pp. 576-581, 2010. Finalist, Best Medical Robotics Paper Award.