About the Authors

Nissim Amos, John Butler, Beomseop Lee, Meir H. Shachar, Yuan Tian, Rabee M. Ikkawi, Sakhrat Khizroev
Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California Riverside, Riverside, California, United States of America

Bing Hu
Department of Computer Science & Engineering, University of California Riverside, Riverside, California, United States of America

Jeongmin Hong, Sakhrat Khizroev
Department of Electrical Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, United States of America

Davil Garcia
Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of California Riverside, Riverside, California, United States of America

Robert C. Haddon
Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering, University of California Riverside, Riverside, California, United States of America

Dmitri Litvinov
Center for Nanomagnetic Systems, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Nissim.Amos@ee.ucr.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have read the journal’s policy and have the following conflicts: Patent Application on Three Dimensional Magnetic Recording: Application number: 12/506,042; Publication number: US 2010/0149676 A1; Filing date: Jul 20, 2009. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to all the PLoS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NA BL MS RI SK. Performed the experiments: NA JB BL MS BH YT JH DG. Analyzed the data: NA BL MS DL SK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RH SK. Wrote the paper: NA MS SK.