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Technology and Society Intertwined

An interview with Amit Prasad, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology

Dr. Amit Prasad, Professor of Sociology, began his interest in MRI research as an undergraduate, when, due to a bad headache, he got a CT scan. When he was given the results, he was fascinated by the technology’s ability to create images of the inner body. At the same time he was curious about what he couldn’t see in the images. From that point on development and application of computer-assisted technology such as MRI became Dr. Prasad’s focus in his academic career.

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It Started with a Headache

From an interview with Amit Prasad, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology

Dr. Prasad describes how he became involved in the field of sociology of science. From a CT scan received in undergraduate school to his own international experience, his history is full of technological and social interaction.