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Effects of Air Bearing Stiffness on a Hard Disk Drive Subject to Shock and Vibration

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Eric M. Jayson

Center for Magnetic Recording Research, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093

J. Murphy, P. W. Smith

Seagate Technologies, 389 Disc Drive, Longmont, CO 80503

Frank E. Talke

Center of Magnetic Recording Research, University of California, La Jolla, CA 92093

J. Tribol 125(2), 343-349 (Mar 19, 2003) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1509770 History: Received March 27, 2002; Revised July 16, 2002; Online March 19, 2003
Copyright © 2003 by ASME
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Typical sub-ambient pressure slider air bearing surface
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Finite element mesh and pressure distribution of a slider
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Finite element model of a HDD
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(a) Shock impulse input data; (b) vibration load input data and bandwidth.
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Normal force applied to slider during shock event
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(a) Pitch moment applied to slider during a shock event; (b) roll moment applied to slider during shock event.
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Normal force for different chock amplitudes
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(a) Frequency response of slider (vertical vibration); (b) frequency response of suspension (vertical vibration).
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Frequency response of slider and suspension (lateral vibration)
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Maximum stress in the suspension and the Gimbal

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