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Magnetic Head with Offset Magnetoresistive Stripe Disclosure Number: IPCOM000056098D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

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Decker, SK Schwartz, TA [+details]


A magnetic head has a magnetoresistive (MR) sensor 1 disposed in the sensing gap located between magnetic shields 2. If the sensor is disposed centrally within the gap, a gap loss represented by sin (pi g/lambda) is experienced, where g is the distance between the sensor and shield.