Nanotechnology Now





Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button


DHgate

Home > News > UAB Scientists break the hard drive miniaturisation limit

July 10th, 2003

UAB Scientists break the hard drive miniaturisation limit

Abstract:
Magnetic memory-based information storage systems are getting smaller and smaller, while their capacities are getting larger. However, there is a limit to how small they can get. If the tiny magnets used to store information are smaller than around five nanometres vibrations caused by temperature can erase their orientation and, therefore, the information they contain.

Source:
* AlphaGalileo

Bookmark:
Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

Memory Technology

Buckle up for fast ionic conduction June 16th, 2015

A KAIST research team develops the first flexible phase-change random access memory June 15th, 2015

Argonne scientists announce first room-temperature magnetic skyrmion bubbles: New ideas are bubbling up for more efficient computer memory June 13th, 2015

Iranian Researchers Model, Design Optical Switches June 13th, 2015

NanoNews-Digest
The latest news from around the world, FREE




  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoTech-Transfer
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More










ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books




NNN

The Hunger Project