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).

  • Publication number: 20150203708
    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: Application
    Filed: March 1, 2013
    Publication date: July 23, 2015
    Inventors: Thomas P. Klun, Alan K. Nachtigal, Joseph C. Spagnola, Mark A. Roehrig, Jennifer K. Schnobrich, Guy D. Joly, Christopher S. Lyons
  • Publication number: 20150203658
    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: March 31, 2015
    Publication date: July 23, 2015
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Larry R. Krepski, Ann R. Fornof, Serkan Yurt, Babu N. Gaddam, Ahmed S. Abuelyaman
  • Publication number: 20150203707
    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: March 1, 2013
    Publication date: July 23, 2015
    Inventors: Thomas P. Klun, Alan K. Nachtigal, Joseph C. Spagnola, Mark A. Roehrig, Jennifer K. Schnobrich, Guy D. Joly, Christopher S. Lyons
  • Publication number: 20150194541
    Abstract: A barrier film that includes a substrate, a first polymer layer on a major surface of the substrate, an oxide layer on the first polymer layer, and a second polymer layer on the oxide layer. At least one of the first or second polymer layers includes a siloxane reaction product of a secondary or tertiary amino-functional silane having at least two silane groups. A method of making the barrier film and articles and a barrier assembly including the barrier film are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2013
    Publication date: July 9, 2015
    Inventors: Joseph C. Spagnola, Mark A. Roehrig, Thomas P. Klun, Alan K. Nachtigal, Jennifer K. Schnobrich, Guy D. Joly
  • Patent number: 9056043
    Abstract: Dental compositions are described comprising an addition-fragmentation agent comprising at least one ethylenically unsaturated terminal group and a backbone unit comprising an ?,?-unsaturated carbonyl; at least one monomer comprising at least two ethylenically unsaturated group; and inorganic oxide filler. The addition-fragmentation agent is preferably free-radically cleavable. The addition-fragmentation agent preferably comprises at least two ethylenically unsaturated terminal groups, such as (meth)acTylate groups. In some embodiments, the addition-fragmentation agent has the formula: wherein R1, R2 and R3 are each independently Zm, -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: Grant
    Filed: February 8, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2015
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Larry R. Krepski, Babu N. Gaddam, Ahmed S. Abuelyaman, Bradley D. Craig, Timothy D. Dunbar, Chuntao Cao, Joel D. Oxman, Afshin Falsafi, William H. Moser, Hoa T. Bui
  • Patent number: 8992720
    Abstract: A pressure sensitive adhesive composition is described comprising a polyisobutylene polymer having a first functional group and an acrylic polymer having a second functional group present in the acrylic polymer backbone. The first and second functional groups form a hydrogen bond. In some embodiments, the adhesive composition further comprises a crosslinker that covalently crosslinks the second functional group(s) present in the polymer backbone of the acrylic polymer. Also described are adhesive articles, such as a tape, methods of adhesively bonding, and methods of making a pressure sensitive adhesive.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2015
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Vivek Bharti, Guy D. Joly, Shujun Wang, Peiwang Zhu, Babu N. Gaddam, Sanat Mohanty, Jingjing Ma
  • Patent number: 8980969
    Abstract: Addition-fragmentation agents of the formula are disclosed having the following functional groups: 1) a labile addition-fragmentation group that can cleave and reform to relieve strain, 2) a free-radically polymerizable group, and 3) a surface-modifying functional group that associates with the surface of a substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 14, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2015
    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, Ann R. Fornof
  • Publication number: 20140370307
    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: February 11, 2013
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Applicant: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
    Inventors: Encai Hao, Jonathan A. Anim-Addo, Guy D. Joly, Sergey Lamansky, James P. DiZio
  • Patent number: 8882945
    Abstract: Adhesive compositions are described comprising a) a non-functional isobutylene (co)polymer, b) an amine-functional poly(isobutylene) polymer, optionally an acid-functional (meth)acrylate copolymer, and optionally a tackifier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 11, 2014
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Leon Levitt, Vivek Bharti
  • Patent number: 8829079
    Abstract: Surface-modified zirconia nanoparticles and methods for making and using the same are provided. The surface-modifiers include non-metallic organic derivatives, comprising at least one hydroxamate functionality, wherein at least some of the non-metallic organic derivatives are attached to at least some of the zirconia nanoparticles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 15, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 9, 2014
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Nathan E. Shultz, Guy D. Joly, Michael D. Determan
  • Publication number: 20140206788
    Abstract: Addition-fragmentation agents of the formula are disclosed having the following functional groups: 1) a labile addition-fragmentation group that can cleave and reform to relieve strain, 2) a free-radically polymerizable group, and 3) a surface-modifying functional group that associates with the surface of a substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2012
    Publication date: July 24, 2014
    Applicant: 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, Ann R. Fornof
  • Publication number: 20140162517
    Abstract: Adhesive compositions are described comprising a) a non-functional isobutylene (co)polymer, b) an amine-functional poly(isobutylene) polymer, optionally an acid-functional (meth)acrylate copolymer, and optionally a tackifier.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2014
    Publication date: June 12, 2014
    Applicant: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Leon Levitt, Vivek Bharti
  • Publication number: 20140138131
    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: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Applicant: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
    Inventors: ENCAI HAO, ABDUJABAR K. DIRE, ALBERT I. EVERAERTS, TAO LIU, ROSS E. BEHLING, GUY D. JOLY
  • Patent number: 8697789
    Abstract: Presently described is an adhesive composition comprising at least one isobutylene polymer and an alkyl amine adhesion promoting agent. The alkyl amine is unreactive with respect to the isobutylene polymer. In favored embodiments, the alkyl amine adhesion promoting agent comprises an alkyl group having 6-24 carbon atoms. Further, the isobutylene polymer is a non-halogenated copolymer or homopolymer. Also described are adhesive articles a pressure sensitive adhesive, as described herein on a backing. The adhesive is particularly suitable for articles intended for use in a wet environment such as kitchen or bath articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 15, 2014
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Sarah J. Moench, Leon Levitt, Babu N. Gaddam
  • Patent number: 8663407
    Abstract: Adhesive compositions are described comprising a) a non-functional isobutylene (co)polymer, b) an amine-functional poly(isobutylene) polymer, optionally an acid-functional (meth)acrylate copolymer, and optionally a tackifier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 4, 2014
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Leon Levitt, Vivek Bharti
  • Publication number: 20140007887
    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: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2012
    Publication date: January 9, 2014
    Applicant: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Duane D. Fansler, Neal A. Rakow
  • Publication number: 20130338251
    Abstract: Surface-modified zirconia nanoparticles include zirconia nanoparticles and surface-modifying ligands attached to the zirconia nanoparticles. The ligand includes a hydroxamate functionality, and either a reactive group or an oligomeric group. Reactive groups include chain transfer groups or photoinitiator groups. Oligomeric groups include poly(meth)acrylate or poly(meth)acrylamide groups. Articles can be prepared that include the surface-modified zirconia nanoparticles in an organic matrix.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2011
    Publication date: December 19, 2013
    Applicant: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Nathan E. Schultz, Babu N. Gaddam
  • Publication number: 20130324651
    Abstract: Presently described is an adhesive composition comprising at least one isobutylene polymer and an alkyl amine adhesion promoting agent. The alkyl amine is unreactive with respect to the isobutylene polymer. In favored embodiments, the alkyl amine adhesion promoting agent comprises an alkyl group having 6-24 carbon atoms. Further, the isobutylene polymer is a non-halogenated copolymer or homopolymer. Also described are adhesive articles a pressure sensitive adhesive, as described herein on a backing The adhesive is particularly suitable for articles intended for use in a wet environment such as kitchen or bath articles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2012
    Publication date: December 5, 2013
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Sarah J. Moench, Leon Levitt, Babu N. Gaddam
  • Patent number: 8597784
    Abstract: The disclose provides pressure-sensitive adhesives and adhesive sealants prepared from modified, crosslinked isobutylene copolymers, and tape articles prepared therefrom.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2013
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Hae-Seung Lee, Guy D. Joly, Joon Chatterjee, Marie Aloshyna ep Lesuffleur, Jay M. Jennen, Jingjing Ma, Gregg A. Caldwell, Babu N. Gaddam, Larry R. Krepski
  • Publication number: 20130316307
    Abstract: Dental compositions are described comprising an addition-fragmentation agent comprising at least one ethylenically unsaturated terminal group and a backbone unit comprising an ?,?-unsaturated carbonyl; at least one monomer comprising at least two ethylenically unsaturated group; and inorganic oxide filler. The addition-fragmentation agent is preferably free-radically cleavable. The addition-fragmentation agent preferably comprises at least two ethylenically unsaturated terminal groups, such as (meth)acTylate groups. In some embodiments, the addition-fragmentation agent has the formula: wherein R1, R2 and R3 are each independently Zm, -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: February 8, 2012
    Publication date: November 28, 2013
    Applicant: 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
    Inventors: Guy D. Joly, Larry R. Krepski, Babu N. Gaddam, Ahmed S. Abuelyaman, Bradley D. Craig, Timothy D. Dunbar, Chuntao Cao, Joel D. Oxman, Afshin Falsafi, William H. Moser, Hoa T. Bui