Patents by Inventor Guy D. Joly

Guy D. Joly 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: 10011735
    Abstract: Diurethane (meth)acrylate-silane precursor compounds prepared by reacting a primary or secondary aminosilane with a cyclic carbonate to yield a hydroxylalkylene-carbamoylalkylene-alkoxysilanes (referred to as a “hydroxylcarbamoylsilane”), which is reacted with a (meth)acrylated material having isocyanate functionality, either neat or in solvent, and optionally with a catalyst, such as a tin compound. Also described are articles including a substrate, a base (co)polymer layer on a major surface of the substrate, an oxide layer on the base (co)polymer layer; and a protective (co)polymer layer on the oxide layer, the protective (co)polymer layer including the reaction product of at least one diurethane (meth)acrylate-silane precursor compound. The substrate may be a (co)polymer film or an electronic device such as an organic light emitting device, electrophoretic light emitting device, liquid crystal display, thin film transistor, or combination thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 3, 2018
    Assignee: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANIES
    Inventors: Thomas P. Klun, Alan K. Nachtigal, Joseph C. Spagnola, Mark A. Roehrig, Jennifer K. Schnobrich, Guy D. Joly, Christopher S. Lyons
  • Patent number: 9982160
    Abstract: Urea (multi)-(meth)acrylate (multi)-silane precursor compounds, synthesized by reaction of (meth)acrylated materials having isocyanate functionality with aminosilane compounds, either neat or in a solvent, and optionally with a catalyst, such as a tin compound, to accelerate the reaction. Also described are articles including a substrate, a base (co)polymer layer on a major surface of the substrate, an oxide layer on the base (co)polymer layer; and a protective (co)polymer layer on the oxide layer, the protective (co)polymer layer including the reaction product of at least one urea (multi) (meth)acrylate (multi)-silane precursor compound synthesized by reaction of (meth)acrylated materials having isocyanate functionality with aminosilane compounds. The substrate may be a (co)polymer film or an electronic device such as an organic light emitting device, electrophoretic light emitting device, liquid crystal display, thin film transistor, or combination thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 29, 2018
    Assignee: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
    Inventors: Thomas P. Klun, Alan K. Nachtigal, Joseph C. Spagnola, Mark A. Roehrig, Jennifer K. Schnobrich, Guy D. Joly, Christopher S. Lyons
  • Publication number: 20180138339
    Abstract: Encapsulated device including a photovoltaic cell and a composite film overlaying at least a portion of the photovoltaic cell, the composite film further including a substrate, a base (co)polymer layer on a major surface of the substrate, an oxide layer on the base (co)polymer layer, and a protective (co)polymer layer derived from a silane precursor compound on the oxide layer
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 15, 2018
    Publication date: May 17, 2018
    Inventors: Thomas P. Klun, Alan K. Nachtigal, Joseph C. Spagnola, Mark A. Roehrig, Jennifer K. Schnobrich, Guy D. Joly
  • Publication number: 20180134912
    Abstract: Compositions of matter described as urea (multi)-urethane (meth)acrylate-silanes having the general formula RA—NH—C(O)—N(R4)—R11—[O—C(O)NH—RS]n, or RS—NH—C(O)—N(R4)—R11—[O—C(O)NH—RA]n. Also described are articles including a substrate, a base (co)polymer layer on a major surface of the substrate, an oxide layer on the base (co)polymer layer; and a protective (co)polymer layer on the oxide layer, the protective (co)polymer layer including the reaction product of at least one urea (multi)-urethane (meth)acrylate-silane precursor compound. The substrate may be a (co)polymer film or an electronic device such as an organic light emitting device, electrophoretic light emitting device, liquid crystal display, thin film transistor, or combination thereof. Methods of making such urea (multi)-urethane (meth)acrylate-silane precursor compounds, and their use in composite films and electronic devices are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 15, 2018
    Publication date: May 17, 2018
    Inventors: Thomas P. Klun, Alan K. Nachtigal, Joseph C. Spagnola, Mark A. Roehrig, Jennifer K. Schnobrich, Guy D. Joly, Christopher S. Lyons
  • Patent number: 9907733
    Abstract: A curable dental composition comprising an addition-fragmentation agent and a curable dental resin is disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 14, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 6, 2018
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Ahmed S. Abuelyaman, Bradley D. Craig, Afshin Falsafi, Joel D. Oxman, Larry R. Krepski, William H. Moser, Serkan Yurt
  • Publication number: 20180062117
    Abstract: Presently described is a method for coupling an optical film to a substrate, laminated optical constructions comprising an optical film and an optical coupling layer disposed on a surface layer of the optical film, and coating compositions useful for optical an optical coupling layer. The coating compositions comprise at least 40 wt.-% inorganic nanoparticles having a refractive index of at least 1.85 and a polymeric silane surface treatment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 4, 2017
    Publication date: March 1, 2018
    Inventors: Encai Hao, Jonathan A. Anim-Addo, Guy D. Joly, Sergey Lamansky, James P. DiZio
  • Patent number: 9896599
    Abstract: A polymerizable composition is described comprising a benzoxazine, and a tosylate, which when thermolyzed, forms a (meth)acrylamide, a (meth)acrylate, a vinyl ketone, a vinyl ether or a styrenic compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2018
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Ilya Gorodisher, George W. Griesgraber, Guy D. Joly, Dmitriy Salnikov, Robert J. Webb
  • Publication number: 20180044448
    Abstract: Novel stress-reducing crosslinking oligomers that have application in dental restoratives, thin films, hardcoats, composites, adhesives, and other uses subject to stress reduction are described. The addition-fragmentation process of crosslinking results in a chain-transfer event that provides novel polymers that may be further functionalized. In addition, the addition-fragmentation oligomer comprises pendent functional groups that bond to a substrate by forming an ionic or covalent bond, or etch the substrate by chemically removing some material from the substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2016
    Publication date: February 15, 2018
    Inventors: William H. Moser, Ann R. Fornof, Guy D. Joly, Serkan Yurt, Larry R. Krepski, Ahmed S. Abuelyaman, Afshin Falsafi, Bradley D. Craig, Joel D. Oxman, Babu N. Gaddam
  • Patent number: 9818983
    Abstract: Presently described is a method for coupling an optical film to a substrate, laminated optical constructions comprising an optical film and an optical coupling layer disposed on a surface layer of the optical film, and coating compositions useful for optical an optical coupling layer. The coating compositions comprise at least 40 wt.-% inorganic nanoparticles having a refractive index of at least 1.85 and a polymeric silane surface treatment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 11, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 14, 2017
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties
    Inventors: Encai Hao, Jonathan A. Anim-Addo, Guy D. Joly, Sergey Lamansky, James P. DiZio
  • Patent number: 9790396
    Abstract: Urethane (multi)-(meth)acrylate (multi)-silane compositions, and articles including a (co)polymer reaction product of at least one urethane (multi)-(meth)acrylate (multi)-silane precursor compound. The disclosure also articles including a substrate, a base (co)polymer layer on a major surface of the substrate, an oxide layer on the base (co)polymer layer; and a protective (co)polymer layer on the oxide layer, the protective (co)polymer layer including the reaction product of at least one urethane (multi) (meth)acrylate (multi)-silane precursor compound. The substrate may be a (co)polymeric film or an electronic device such as an organic light emitting device, electrophoretic light emitting device, liquid crystal display, thin film transistor, or combination thereof. Methods of making urethane (multi)-(meth)acrylate (multi)-silane precursor compounds and their use in composite multilayer barrier films are also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 17, 2017
    Assignee: 3M INNOVATION PROPERTIES COMPANY
    Inventors: Thomas P. Klun, Alan K. Nachtigal, Joseph C. Spagnola, Mark A. Roehrig, Jennifer K. Schnobrich, Guy D. Joly, Christopher S. Lyons
  • Patent number: 9758478
    Abstract: A Addition-fragmentation oligomers containing allylic disulfide groups are described. The oligomers may be added to polymerizable compositions to provide labile crosslinks that can cleave and reform during the polymerization process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2017
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Ann R. Fornof, William H. Moser, Ahmed S. Abuelyaman, Guy D. Joly, Larry R. Krepski
  • Patent number: 9730864
    Abstract: Addition-fragmentation oligomers of the general formula Z—By-A-(B-A)x-B-A-By—Z, where the A monomers units are derived from a diester or diacid, the B monomer units are derived from a difunctional monomer having functional groups co-reactive with the acid or ester groups of the A monomer, x+y is zero to 60, Z comprises an ethylenically unsaturated, polymerizable group, A monomers comprise a 1-methylene-3,3-dimethylpropyl group, and at least one B monomer unit comprises a high refractive index group.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Ann R. Fornof, William H. Moser, Guy D. Joly
  • Publication number: 20170210693
    Abstract: Addition-fragmentation agents of the formula are disclosed: wherein R1, R2 and R3 are each independently Z-Q-, a (hetero)alkyl group or a (hetero)aryl group with the proviso that at least one of R1, R2 and R3 is Zm-Q-, Q is a linking group have a valence of m+1; Z is an ethylenically unsaturated polymerizable group, m is 1 to 6; each X1 is independently —O— or —NR4—, where R4 is H or C1-C4 alkyl, and n is 0 or 1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2017
    Publication date: July 27, 2017
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Larry R. Krepski, Ann R. Fornof, Serkan Yurt, Babu N. Gaddam, Ahmed S. Abuelyaman
  • Publication number: 20170174839
    Abstract: A polymerizable composition that includes: an organoborane-base complex, wherein the base is a complexing agent selected from a compound having one or more amine groups, amidine groups, hydroxide groups, alkoxide groups, or combinations thereof; a decomplexing agent that liberates the organoborane from the organoborane-base complex; a polymerizable thiol-containing component that includes at least one polymerizable thiol-containing compound having a plurality of thiol groups in which the sulfur atom of the thiol group is covalently bonded to carbon; and a polymerizable ethylenically unsaturated component that includes at least one polymerizable ethylenically unsaturated compound having a plurality of ethylenically unsaturated groups; wherein the total amount of the thiol-containing and ethylenically unsaturated compounds total at least 50% by weight of all polymerizable material in the composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 20, 2015
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Applicant: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
    Inventors: Robert S. Clough, Gregory P. Karp, Zachary J. Thompson, Guy D. Joly
  • Patent number: 9532929
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides addition-fragmentation oligomers of the general formula: The crosslinking oligomers of this disclosure provide stress relief by including labile crosslinks that can cleave and reform during the polymerization process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2017
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Ann R. Fornof, William H. Moser, Ahmed S. Abuelyaman, Guy D. Joly, Larry R. Krepski
  • Publication number: 20160346170
    Abstract: Addition-fragmentation oligomers of the general formula Z—By-A-(B-A)x-B-A-By—Z, where the A monomers units are derived from a diester or diacid, the B monomer units are derived from a difunctional monomer having functional groups co-reactive with the acid or ester groups of the A monomer, x+y is zero to 60, Z comprises an ethylenically unsaturated, polymerizable group, A monomers comprise a 1-methylene-3,3-dimethylpropyl group, and at least one B monomer unit comprises a high refractive index group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2015
    Publication date: December 1, 2016
    Inventors: Ann R. Fornof, William H. Moser, Guy D. Joly
  • Patent number: 9477354
    Abstract: An article includes a patterned substrate including a substrate surface with an inorganic electro-conductive trace adjacent thereto (wherein the substrate and the inorganic material of the trace each has an index of refraction), and a layer including a polymerized acrylate matrix adjacent to at least a portion of the surface of the substrate and the inorganic electro-conductive trace, wherein the layer has an index of refraction that is within ±10% of the average of the indices of refraction of the substrate and the inorganic material of the trace.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2016
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Encai Hao, Abdujabar K. Dire, Albert I. Everaerts, Aya Nakada, Ross E. Behling, Guy D. Joly, David B. Olson
  • Patent number: 9463146
    Abstract: Addition-fragmentation oligomers of the general formula Z—By-A-(B-A)x-B-A-By—Z, where the A monomers units are derived from a diester or diacid, the B monomer units are derived from a difunctional monomer having functional groups co-reactive and at least one of the A or B monomers comprise a 1-methylene-3,3-dimethylpropyl group.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2016
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Ann R. Fornof, William H. Moser, Larry R. Krepski, Guy D. Joly, Ahmed S. Abuelyaman, Afshin Falsafi, Babu N. Gaddam
  • Publication number: 20160279033
    Abstract: Addition-fragmentation agents having the following functional groups: 1) a labile addition-fragmentation group that can cleave and reform to relieve strain, 2) at least one high refractive index group, and 3) at least one ethylenically unsaturated, polymerizable group are described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2014
    Publication date: September 29, 2016
    Inventors: William H. MOSER, Guy D. JOLY, Ann R. FORNOF, Ahmed S. ABUELYAMAN, Afshin FALSAFI, Larry R. KREPSKI
  • Patent number: 9442073
    Abstract: Sensors (40) are described which comprise a reflective layer (52), a detection layer over the reflective layer (52), a semi-reflective layer (50) over the detection layer (48), and a masking layer (57) affixed to the reflective layer with a high Tg adhesive.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 5, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2016
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Duane D. Fansler, Neal A. Rakow