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Apparatus to Measure Stiction in a Magnetic Disk File

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059515D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-16

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Bhushan, B Ota, S Yamamoto, Y [+details]

Abstract

Apparatus is described to measure static friction (stiction) at the head-disk interface in a magnetic disk file.