Edge structure for slider-disc interface and method of manufacture therefore Patent uri icon


  • A slider for improved head-disc interface. The slider includes a slider body, an air bearing and edge surfaces. Edge surfaces of the slider include a rounded edge surface having a deposited edge covering for head-disc interface.

author list (cited authors)

  • Polycarpou, A., Hipwell, M. C., & Boutaghou, Z.

complete list of authors

  • Polycarpou, Andreas||Hipwell, MC||Boutaghou, Z-E

publication date

  • April 2003