News tagged with storage medium

Controlling skyrmions for better electronics

Physicists at the University of Hamburg managed for the first time to individually write and delete single skyrmions, a knot-like magnetic entity. Such vortex-shaped magnetic structures exhibit unique properties which make ...

dateAug 08, 2013 in General Physics
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Nanospheres stretch limits of hard disk storage

( -- A new magnetic recording medium made up of tiny nanospheres has been devised by European researchers. The technology may lead to hard disks able to store more than a thousand billion bits of information in ...

dateJun 15, 2010 in Nanophysics
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