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The Data Storage Systems Center

2017 DSSC West Coast Review


Starts at: March 14, 2017 8:00 AM

Ends at: 5:00 PM

Details:

Tuesday March 14, 2017
Carnegie Mellon University, Silicon Valley

The DSSC West Coast Technical Review at Carnegie Mellon University, Silicon Valley, held once a year, is an opportunity for center members, invited guests, and DSSC personnel to be brought up-to-date on current DSSC research progress through oral presentations and poster sessions that highlight the center's project areas.

Address: NASA Ames Research Park Bldg. 23, Moffet Field, CA 94035

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Agenda

Day 1

Tuesday, March 14
All sessions will be held at Carnegie Mellon University, Silicon Valley Campus
Breakfast
8:00-9:00

Breakfast

Opening Remarks
9:00-9:30

DSSC History and Vision for the Future (open)
James Bain

9:00-9:30

DSSC Sponsor Executives Briefing (by invitation)
James Garrett

9:30-9:45

State of the DSSC
Jimmy Zhu

Session I: HAMR I
9:55-10:15

HAMR Activities Overview
James Bain

Morning Break
10:15-10:45

Break

Session I: HAMR I (cont'd)
10:45-11:05

Head Field Design and Media Property Study
Yuwei Qin

11:05-11:25

Designing HAMR Transducers to Mitigate Transition Curvature
James Bain

11:25-11:45

Improving BER Performance by Using V-shaped Read Head Array in Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording
Vijayakumar Bhagavatula

11:45-12:05

Development of Integrated Sources for HAMR NFT's
Joe Liang

Lunch and Poster Session
12:05-1:30

Lunch and Posters

Session II: HAMR II
1:30-1:50

Estimates of Thermal Transport Across the Air Bearing Gap
Jon Malen

1:50-2:10

Time-Resolved Pump-Probe Measurement for HAMR Media
Zhengkun Dai

2:10-2:30

MgO-C templated seed layer for L10-ordered FePt-X granular media
Jimmy Zhu

Afternoon Break
2:30-3:00

Break

Session III: Read Heads and Solid State Memory
3:00-3:20

Scalability of Side Reading Free Design
Jimmy Zhu

3:20-3:40

Resistive Memory Update: Cells and Selectors
James Bain

3:40-4:00

STT MRAM Update
Jimmy Zhu

4:00-4:30

DISCUSSION AND WRAP-UP