Patents by Inventor Claire Lepont

Claire Lepont 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).

  • Patent number: 9147853
    Abstract: Photovoltaic cells containing a novel electrode, as well as related systems, methods, modules, and components, are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2015
    Assignee: Merck Patent GmbH
    Inventors: Russell Gaudiana, Claire Lepont, Michael Lee, Edward Lindholm, Dick Estes
  • Publication number: 20130263925
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a photovoltaic cell that comprises a first electrode, a second electrode, a photoactive layer between the first electrode and the second electrode, and a hole carrier layer between the first electrode and the photoactive layer. In one embodiment, the hole carrier layer comprises an oxidizing agent and a hole carrier polymer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Publication date: October 10, 2013
    Applicant: Merck Patent Gmbh
    Inventors: Russell Gaudiana, David P. Waller, Michael Lee, Edward Lindholm, Claire Lepont
  • Publication number: 20130032204
    Abstract: Photovoltaic cells containing a novel electrode, as well as related systems, methods, modules, and components, are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2012
    Publication date: February 7, 2013
    Applicant: Konarka Technologies, Inc.
    Inventors: Russell Gaudiana, Claire Lepont, Michael Lee, Edward Lindholm, Dick Estes