§ Mr. Mander
asked the First Lord of the Admiralty whether he will consider instituting a scientific advisory council to collaborate with the director of scientific research in connection with the work in naval establishments?
§ Captain Pilkington
As has been announced in this House there is, under the chairmanship of the Director of Scientific Research, a scientific advisory panel, consisting of two eminent scientists and two specially selected naval officers. This panel has already carried out a number of inquiries and has visited the most important naval establishments in which research is conducted.