06778357 is referenced by 8 patents and cites 5 patents.

A magnetic head for use in magnetic data storage systems is provided. The magnetic head includes a substantially non-magnetic writer gap layer and pair of magnetic poles separated by the writer gap layer. A first of the poles includes a first layer formed of a CoNiFe alloy that has a saturation magnetic moment greater than 2.1 Tesla. Methods of fabricating such a head are also disclosed.

Title
Electrodeposited high-magnetic-moment material at writer gap pole
Application Number
10/84729
Publication Number
6778357 (B2)
Application Date
October 24, 2001
Publication Date
August 17, 2004
Inventor
Charles Ericson
Oakdale
MN, US
Erik Hutchinson
Lakeville
MN, US
Robbee L Grimm
Lakeville
MN, US
Hong Wang
Savage
MN, US
Lyle P Cox
Long Lake
MN, US
Venkateswara R Inturi
Shakopee
MN, US
Steve C Riemer
Minneapolis
MN, US
John Rice
Long Lake
MN, US
Paul A Jallen
Elko
MN, US
Ibro Tabakovic
Edina
MN, US
Agent
Westman Champlin & Kelly
US
Assignee
Seagate Technology
CA, US
IPC
G11B 5/147
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