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Dr. H. J. Gough, M.B.E., F.R.S

Nature volume 141, page 1003 (04 June 1938) | Download Citation



DR. H. J. GOUGH, superintendent of the Engineering Department of the National Physical Laboratory, has been appointed to the new post of director of scientific research at the War Office. Dr. Gough will be directly responsible to the director-general of munitions production for the general direction and organization of research work for War Office purposes; for advising as to the programme of research work to be undertaken and as to proposals for specific investigations ; and for the efficiency of the organization for research and experimental purposes of the various research organizations under the War Office. He will represent that Department on the various interdepartmental research organizations.

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