THIN FILM INTERFACE FOR PASSIVATION AND BONDING
Original Publication Date: 1983-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04
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Two problems exist with prior art optical disks: (a) oxidation of the media and (b) disk radial runout. Thin films of Si02 or Al2O3 deposited over tellurium (Te), the writing medium, will eliminate both problems.