Patent Number: 6,167,611

Title: Process for producing a vertical magnetic head

Abstract: A process for producing a vertical magnetic head for reading information from a magnetic media. The head includes a substrate on which is mounted an amagnetic spacer extending perpendicular to the face of the substrate. A first magnetic material is deposited in vapor phase thin film formed on either side of the spacer. A second magnetic material is deposited on the first by electrolytic growth.

Inventors: Gaud; Pierre (Saint Egreve, FR), Sibuet; Henri (Le Fontanil, FR), Louis; Christine (Coublevie, FR), Vallet; Nathalie (Grenoble, FR)

Assignee: Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique

International Classification: G11B 5/31 (20060101); G11B 5/127 (20060101); G11B 5/21 (20060101); G11B 5/255 (20060101); G11B 005/127 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018