(i) What is CERD?
The CERD is a parastatal of the Federal Government under the umbrella of Nigeria Atomic Energy Agency (NAEC), but situated within the premises of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. It is a research centre of excellence rendering various quality services to the government of Nigeria, various international bodies like IAEA, UNO, IGPCC and other interested clients.
(ii) What Services?
The CERD runs samples (liquid, solid, medical, food) with the aid of its various analytical facilities including 1.7MV Tandem Accelerator, XRF, AAS, Instron, XRD ….
(iii) Does CERD work with individuals?
The CERD has capacity to work with individuals especially research on postgraduate studies. For details, visit the contact us link.
(iv) What Facilities?
We have various facilitites. Please see our Facilities and Services page
(v) Are there Rooms for Collaborations?
The CERD currently have existing collaboration with iThemba Laboratories, South Africa, Nigeria Meteorological Agency (NIMET) etc