• 1939 May 18
    (b.) - ?


Discovered GMR (Giant Magnetic Resistance) effect; is basis of all modern magnetic read/write heads; Received 2007 Nobel Prize in Physics
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    1939 May 18
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    Discovery of GMR effect critical in the building of read write heads for disk drives. A Nobel Prize for Physics was awarded for this.
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