They cover the role of electrochemical engineering in the energy future, the path from invention to product for the magnetic thin film head
, electrochemical surface processes and opportunities for material synthesis, the mathematical modeling of self-organized porous anodic oxide films, engineering self-organizing electrochemistry: porous alumina and titania nanotubes, diffusion-induced stress within core-shell structures and implications for robust electrode design and materials selection, cost-based discovery for engineering solutions, and the multi-scale study of electrochemical energy systems.
FSI International is a global supplier of processing equipment used at key production steps to manufacture microelectronics, including semiconductor integrated circuits and thin film heads
for the computer hard drive industry.
A sister company, OnStream MST, manufactures state-of-the-art thin film heads
At Rocky Mountain Magnetics, Louisville, Colo., physicist Carl Helms is using MFM to improve the design and manufacture of magne-to-resistive thin film heads
and inductive heads for disk drives.
Table 6 Numbers of Established and Entrant Firms Introducing Models Equipped with Thin-Film Heads and RLL Recording Codes, 1976-1988 Year Thin Film Heads
RLL Codes No.