Patents by Inventor Christopher L. Chapman

Christopher L. Chapman has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20210001606
    Abstract: A veneer panel may include a face veneer, a first inner layer bonded to the face veneer, a second inner layer bonded to the first inner layer, and a thermally conductive backing layer bonded to the second inner layer. The first inner layer and the second inner layer are treated with a flame retardant. The first inner layer is disposed between the face veneer and the second inner layer, and the second inner layer is disposed between the first inner layer and the thermally conductive backing layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 1, 2019
    Publication date: January 7, 2021
    Applicant: Goodrich Corporation
    Inventors: CHRISTOPHER L. CHAPMAN, Nicholas William Linck, Brian Barnett, John Michael Striegel
  • Patent number: 10821710
    Abstract: A veneer assembly comprises a face veneer comprising at least one of a wood or a wood composite, and a polyimide backing-layer bonded to the face veneer. The veneer assembly may include an adhesive material boding the face veneer and the polyimide backing-layer. The veneer assembly may be mounted to a substrate to form an aviation veneer panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2020
    Assignee: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Farzana Hussain, Christopher L. Chapman
  • Patent number: 10814582
    Abstract: A veneer panel is provided. The panel may comprise a face veneer, a metal mesh proximate the veneer, a backing layer proximate the metal mesh, and a thermoset adhesive bonding the wood veneer to the metal mesh and the backing layer. A method of making a veneer panel is also provided. The method may comprise the steps of forming a veneer assembly by stacking a face veneer, a metal mesh, and a backing layer, applying an adhesive material between a back surface of the face veneer and the metal mesh, and pressing the veneer assembly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Greer Brown, Christopher L. Chapman
  • Publication number: 20200331239
    Abstract: A veneer panel includes a face layer formed from a carbon fiber sheet. The veneer panel further includes a backing layer. The veneer panel further includes a thermoset dry film adhesive located between the face layer and the backing layer and attaching the face layer to the backing layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 19, 2019
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: CHRISTOPHER L. CHAPMAN, Brian Barnett
  • Patent number: 10744355
    Abstract: A veneer panel may comprise an outer surface, and a heat resistant system coupled to the outer surface comprising at least one of a thermal barrier layer or an intumescent layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Scott Alan Eastman, Michael Paul Humbert, Steven W. Gronda, Zhongfen Ding, Christopher L. Chapman, Farzana Hussain
  • Patent number: 10266246
    Abstract: An aviation laminate includes a plurality of wooden elements, and an adhesive disposed between the plurality of wooden elements, wherein the adhesive includes a thermal filler, wherein the thermal filler is at least one of graphene, hexagonal boron nitride and intumescent powder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2019
    Assignee: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Chana Kesava Reddy, Ashish Kumar Agarwal, Christopher L. Chapman, Satya Swaroop Panda
  • Patent number: 10259079
    Abstract: Systems and methods are disclosed herein for laser kerfed veneers. A laser may be used to produce kerf lines in thin veneers. The settings of the laser may be adjusted to adjust the width and depth of the kerf lines. The width and depth of the kerf lines may be selected in order to provide sufficient strength to the veneer while decreasing telegraphing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Christopher L. Chapman, Sayan Rakshit, Tommy R. Hawkins, Satya Swaroop Panda
  • Patent number: 10220934
    Abstract: An aviation laminate includes an intumescent backer sheet covered by a decorative sheet. The aviation laminate is generally fire-resistant, may be structural, and may be used to construct various components within an aircraft cabin that may be held to government/regulatory fire mitigation requirements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Chana Kesava Reddy, Ashish Kumar Agarwal, Satya Swaroop Panda, Christopher L. Chapman
  • Publication number: 20180280741
    Abstract: A veneer panel may comprise an outer surface, and a heat resistant system coupled to the outer surface comprising at least one of a thermal barrier layer or an intumescent layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2017
    Publication date: October 4, 2018
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Scott Alan Eastman, Michael Paul Humbert, Steven W. Gronda, Zhongfen Ding, Christopher L. Chapman, Farzana Hussain
  • Publication number: 20180281357
    Abstract: A veneer assembly comprises a face veneer comprising at least one of a wood or a wood composite, and a polyimide backing-layer bonded to the face veneer. The veneer assembly may include an adhesive material boding the face veneer and the polyimide backing-layer. The veneer assembly may be mounted to a substrate to form an aviation veneer panel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2017
    Publication date: October 4, 2018
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Farzana Hussain, Christopher L. Chapman
  • Publication number: 20180272648
    Abstract: A veneer panel may comprise a face veneer, a thermally conductive layer, and a backing layer bonded to the thermally conductive layer. The thermally conductive layer may comprise a chemically treated thermally conductive layer. The chemically treated thermally conductive layer may comprise a plurality of first vinyl groups chemically bonded to a first surface of the chemically treated thermally conductive layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 24, 2017
    Publication date: September 27, 2018
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Zhongfen Ding, Scott Alan Eastman, Michael Paul Humbert, Steven W. Gronda, Jacquelynn KM Garofano, Brian St. Rock, Christopher L. Chapman, Farzana Hussain
  • Publication number: 20180057139
    Abstract: An aviation laminate includes a plurality of wooden elements, and an adhesive disposed between the plurality of wooden elements, wherein the adhesive includes a thermal filler, wherein the thermal filler is at least one of graphene, hexagonal boron nitride and intumescent powder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 20, 2016
    Publication date: March 1, 2018
    Inventors: Chana Kesava Reddy, Ashish Kumar Agarwal, Christopher L. Chapman, Satya Swaroop Panda
  • Patent number: 9878771
    Abstract: An incombustible, non-telegraphing substrate for facing with a decorative aviation veneer is provided. The incombustible, non-telegraphing substrate comprises a backing layer comprising a polymer resin-impregnated paper and a fire-retardant chemical included in the backing layer and rendering the backing layer incombustible. An aviation panel and a method for installing the incombustible, non-telegraphing substrate in the aviation panel assembly are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2018
    Assignee: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Christopher L. Chapman, Ashish Kumar Agarwal, Chana Kesava Reddy
  • Publication number: 20170240264
    Abstract: An aviation laminate includes an intumescent backer sheet covered by a decorative sheet. The aviation laminate is generally fire-resistant, may be structural, and may be used to construct various components within an aircraft cabin that may be held to government/regulatory fire mitigation requirements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 24, 2016
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Inventors: Chana Kesava Reddy, Ashish Kumar Agarwal, Satya Swaroop Panda, Christopher L. Chapman
  • Publication number: 20170166294
    Abstract: An incombustible, non-telegraphing substrate for facing with a decorative aviation veneer is provided. The incombustible, non-telegraphing substrate comprises a backing layer comprising a polymer resin-impregnated paper and a fire-retardant chemical included in the backing layer and rendering the backing layer incombustible. An aviation panel and a method for installing the incombustible, non-telegraphing substrate in the aviation panel assembly are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2015
    Publication date: June 15, 2017
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: CHRISTOPHER L. CHAPMAN, ASHISH KUMAR AGARWAL, CHANA KESAVA REDDY
  • Publication number: 20170021457
    Abstract: Systems and methods are disclosed herein for laser kerfed veneers. A laser may be used to produce kerf lines in thin veneers. The settings of the laser may be adjusted to adjust the width and depth of the kerf lines. The width and depth of the kerf lines may be selected in order to provide sufficient strength to the veneer while decreasing telegraphing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2016
    Publication date: January 26, 2017
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Christopher L. Chapman, Sayan Rakshit, Tommy R. Hawkins, Satya Swaroop Panda
  • Patent number: 9486978
    Abstract: Systems and methods are disclosed herein for laser kerfed veneers. A laser may be used to produce kerf lines in thin veneers. The settings of the laser may be adjusted to adjust the width and depth of the kerf lines. The width and depth of the kerf lines may be selected in order to provide sufficient strength to the veneer while decreasing telegraphing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2016
    Assignee: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Christopher L. Chapman, Sayan Rakshit, Tommy R. Hawkins, Satya Swaroop Panda
  • Publication number: 20160311194
    Abstract: A veneer panel is provided. The panel may comprise a face veneer, a metal mesh proximate the veneer, a backing layer proximate the metal mesh, and a thermoset adhesive bonding the wood veneer to the metal mesh and the backing layer. A method of making a veneer panel is also provided. The method may comprise the steps of forming a veneer assembly by stacking a face veneer, a metal mesh, and a backing layer, applying an adhesive material between a back surface of the face veneer and the metal mesh, and pressing the veneer assembly.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2015
    Publication date: October 27, 2016
    Applicant: GOODRICH CORPORATION
    Inventors: Greer Brown, Christopher L. Chapman
  • Publication number: 20150375343
    Abstract: Systems and methods are disclosed herein for laser kerfed veneers. A laser may be used to produce kerf lines in thin veneers. The settings of the laser may be adjusted to adjust the width and depth of the kerf lines. The width and depth of the kerf lines may be selected in order to provide sufficient strength to the veneer while decreasing telegraphing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 26, 2014
    Publication date: December 31, 2015
    Inventors: Christopher L. Chapman, Sayan Rakshit, Tommy R. Hawkins, Satya Swaroop Panda
  • Publication number: 20140058852
    Abstract: Content management systems, methods, and media using an application level firewall are provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2013
    Publication date: February 27, 2014
    Inventors: David Luttrell, JR., Alan Murray, Christopher L. Chapman