Patent Number: 8,824,075

Title: Templated granular magnetic recording media

Abstract: A system and method for recording data to a perpendicular magnetic recording media having a highly ordered granular structure. The method includes the synchronization of write frequency and write phase to the granular structure of the magnetic media optimize performance of the magnetic data recording system by minimizing bit error rate.

Inventors: Grobis; Michael Konrad (San Jose, CA), Schabes; Manfred E. (Saratoga, CA)

Assignee: HSGT Netherlands B.V.

International Classification: G11B 27/36 (20060101); G11B 5/09 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018