Bachelor of Science, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer College, Udupi, India, 1961. Bachelor in Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1965. Master of Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1967.
Doctor of Science, Washington University, St. Louis, 1971.
From assistant professor to associate professor biomedical engineering, Indian Institute Technology, Madras, 1972-1984; professor biomedical engineering, Indian Institute Technology, Madras, since 1985; department chairman applied mechanics, Indian Institute Technology, Madras, 1991-1994; head biomedical engineering division, Indian Institute Technology, Madras, since 1997. Visiting scientist Eindhoven (The Netherlands) U. Technology, 1989-1990. Research guidance technical projects Indian Institute Technology, Madras.
Member Biomedical Engineering Society (United States, senior ), Biomedical Engineering Society (India, life), Indian Society Biomechanics, (life), Indian Foot Society (life).
Married Pushpa Mothiram Khanolkar, May 7, 1969. Children: Prasann Patil, Dhanashri Patil.