Department of Chemistry



Dr. Alexander Star (Department of Chemistry) and Dr. Ervin Sejdic (Swanson School of Engineering) Create a Breathalyzer That Can Detect Marijuana.

August 27, 2019 - 4:17pm

The research of Alex Star and Ervin Sejdic resulted in the development of a breathalyzer device that can measure the amount of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive compound in marijuana, in the user’s breath.

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