Professor Rex Harris

Professor Rex Harris

School of Metallurgy and Materials
Professor of Materials Science

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School of Metallurgy and Materials
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

It is with great sadness that the University of Birmingham has learned that Professor Rex Harris has passed away. Professor Harris had a long and distinguished career.

He was a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and the Institute of Materials. He began his affiliation with Birmingham when he studied for a BSc and graduated in 1960.

Professor Harris was a Professor of Materials Science and was Head of School for Metallurgy and Materials from 1996 to 2001.