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Normal Force Measurement Apparatus for Stiction Studies

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059397D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-16

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Bhushan, B [+details]

Abstract

Apparatus is described for measuring the normal force required to pull a magnetic head slider away from a magnetic disk and thereby obtain a measure of the stiction forces.