Tag Results for magnetoresistance (11)

  1. Nanotechnology and the iPodâ¿¿Oh my!

    First there was the rash of news articles touting the recent Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of giant magnetoresistance (GMR) for making possible your iPod (here, here, here, here, and here), and then the attribution of its discovery to the â''first application of nanotechnology", to create some deal of confusion. Since a majority of the articles referenced above come from the UK press, it is perhaps only fitting that a UK-produced YouTube video try to explain it all. Using a format familiar to anyone who watches The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, an interviewer goes …

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