Patents by Inventor Johan Smets

Johan Smets 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: 20200283705
    Abstract: Consumer product composition that includes encapsulates, the encapsulates having a core that includes perfume characterized by an acid value of greater than 5.0 mg KOH/g of perfume, the encapsulates also including a shell that includes a (meth)acrylate material. Methods of making and using such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2020
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Inventors: Johan SMETS, Rafael TRUJILLO, Amanda Kiser JUKES, An PINTENS
  • Publication number: 20200283704
    Abstract: A composition that comprises encapsulates, the encapsulates having a core that includes perfume characterized by an acid value of greater than 5.0 mg KOH/g of perfume, the encapsulates also including a shell that includes a (meth)acrylate material. Methods of making and using such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2020
    Publication date: September 10, 2020
    Inventors: Johan Smets, Rafael Trujillo, Amanda Kiser Jukes, An Pintens
  • Patent number: 10738267
    Abstract: The present invention relates to liquid laundry detergent compositions comprising core/shell encapsulates, water-soluble unit dose articles comprising said encapsulates and methods of using said compositions and unit dose articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Nea Janette Lintula, Jean-Pol Boutique, Johan Smets, Laura Orlandini, Robby Renilde Francois Keuleers
  • Publication number: 20200223845
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a series of novel compounds, methods to prevent or treat viral infections in animals by using the novel compounds and to said novel compounds for use as a medicine, more preferably for use as a medicine to treat or prevent viral infections, particularly infections with RNA viruses, more particularly infections with viruses belonging to the family of the Flaviviridae, and yet more particularly infections with the Dengue virus. The present invention furthermore relates to pharmaceutical compositions or combination preparations of the novel compounds, to the compositions or preparations for use as a medicine, more preferably for the prevention or treatment of viral infections. The invention also relates to processes for preparation of the compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 24, 2020
    Publication date: July 16, 2020
    Applicant: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
    Inventors: Dorothée Bardiot, Gunter Carlens, Kai Dallmeier, Suzanne Kaptein, Mohamed Koukni, Arnaud Marchand, Johan Neyts, Wim Smets
  • Patent number: 10696935
    Abstract: Liquid detergent compositions can be stably structured using amides of an aliphatic polyamine with two, three or four molecules of fully saturated hydroxyl alkyl acids, even in the presence of hydrolysing detergent ingredients such as lipase enzyme.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble
    Inventors: Liesbet Maria Cornelia Detroch, Susana Fernandez-Prieto, Vincenzoi Guida, Michael Klostermann, Hans-Jurgen Kohle, Bruno Jean-Pierre Matthys, Johan Smets, Gonglu Tian
  • Publication number: 20200181543
    Abstract: Compositions that include encapsulates, the encapsulates having a core and a shell encapsulating the core, the shell including certain acrylate-based polymers. Processes for making and using such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 5, 2019
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Inventors: Johan SMETS, Conny Erna Alice JOOS, Pierre VERSTRAETE, Linsheng FENG, Fadi Selim CHAKAR, Robert Stanley BOBNOCK
  • Patent number: 10676701
    Abstract: A consumer product composition comprises a consumer product adjunct ingredient, a microcapsule, and deposition polymer disposed on an outer surface of the microcapsule. The deposition polymer has a Water Uptake Value (WUV) of at least about 2 grams per gram, as determined according to the WATER UPTAKE VALUE TEST METHOD. The microcapsule comprises a shell material encapsulating a core material, wherein the shell material comprises a polyacrylate and the core material comprises a benefit agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Hiroshi Oh, Dorothy A Hall, Pierre Verstraete, Olivier Fasbender, Johan Smets, Steven Daryl Smith
  • Patent number: 10655027
    Abstract: A free radical radiation curable liquid includes a) a photoinitiator; and b) a monomer or oligomer including an alkali hydrolyzable group. The alkali hydrolyzable group is an oxalate group located in the atomic chain between two free radical polymerizable groups of the monomer or oligomer including the alkali hydrolyzable group.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: AGFA GEVAERT NV
    Inventors: Johan Loccufier, Stefaan Smet
  • Publication number: 20200131451
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel compounds and their use as fragrance materials.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2019
    Publication date: April 30, 2020
    Applicant: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
    Inventors: Anubhav P.S. Narula, Richard A. WEISS, Hugo Robert Germain DENUTTE, Johan SMETS, Philip John PORTER, Freek Annie Camiel VRIELYNCK, Koen VAN AKEN, Bart Antoon Judith RUTTENS
  • Publication number: 20200131450
    Abstract: The present application relates to perfume delivery systems and consumer products comprising a novel organoleptic compound and or perfume delivery systems having the novel organoleptic compound, as well as methods for using such perfume delivery systems and consumer products.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2019
    Publication date: April 30, 2020
    Inventors: Hugo Robert Germain DENUTTE, Johan SMETS, Philip John PORTER, Freek Annie Camiel VRIELYNCK, Koen Van AKEN, Bart Antoon Judith RUTTENS, Anubhav P.S. NARULA, Richard A. WEISS
  • Patent number: 10633378
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a series of novel compounds, methods to prevent or treat viral infections in animals by using the novel compounds and to said novel compounds for use as a medicine, more preferably for use as a medicine to treat or prevent viral infections, particularly infections with RNA viruses, more particularly infections with viruses belonging to the family of the Flaviviridae, and yet more particularly infections with the Dengue virus. The present invention furthermore relates to pharmaceutical compositions or combination preparations of the novel compounds, to the compositions or preparations for use as a medicine, more preferably for the prevention or treatment of viral infections. The invention also relates to processes for preparation of the compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, K.U. Leuven R&D
    Inventors: Dorothée Bardiot, Gunter Carlens, Kai Dallmeier, Suzanne Kaptein, Mohamed Koukni, Arnaud Marchand, Johan Neyts, Wim Smets
  • Publication number: 20200115506
    Abstract: The present invention relates to benefit agent containing delivery particles, compositions comprising said particles, and processes for making and using the aforementioned particles and compositions. When employed in compositions, for example, cleaning or fabric care compositions, such particles increase the efficiency of benefit agent delivery, thereby allowing reduced amounts of benefit agents to be employed. In addition to allowing the amount of benefit agent to be reduced, such particles allow a broad range of benefit agents to be employed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2019
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Inventors: Yousef Georges AOUAD, Johan SMETS, Luke Andrew ZANNONI, Piero BAGLIONI, Paolo TEMPESTI, Arianna BARTOLINI
  • Patent number: 10611988
    Abstract: Methods relating to making product compositions that include encapsulates and borate compounds, where the encapsulates include polyvinyl alcohol polymer. Compositions made from such methods. Encapsulate slurries.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Xinbei Song, Corey James Kenneally, Eugene Steven Sadlowski, Jeffrey John Scheibel, Johan Smets, Pascale Claire Annick Vansteenwinckel
  • Patent number: 10604728
    Abstract: The present application relates processes that can be used to produce encapsulated benefit agents comprising a core and a shell that encapsulates said core, encapsulated benefit agents produced by such process and products comprising such encapsulated benefit agents as well as methods of making and using such products. Such process can be used to produce particles that offer the desired protection and release benefits when used in a varity of products.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: Procter & Gamble International Operations SA
    Inventors: Johan Smets, Susana Fernandez Prieto, Raul Rodrigo Gomez, Albert Gasull Morales, Jennifer Efua Kwansima Quansah
  • Publication number: 20200071639
    Abstract: The present application relates processes that can be used to produce encapsulated benefit agents comprising a core and a shell that encapsulates said core, encapsulated benefit agents produced by such process and products comprising such encapsulated benefit agents as well as methods of making and using such products. Such process can be used to produce particles that offer the desired protection and release benefits when used in a varity of products.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 11, 2019
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Inventors: Johan Smets, Susana Fernandez Prieto, Raul Rodrigo Gomez, Albert Gasull Morales, Jennifer Efua Kwansima Quansah
  • Publication number: 20200056126
    Abstract: Fabric treatment compositions that include benefit agent capsules and biphenyl brightener. Methods of using the same. Wash water that includes such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2019
    Publication date: February 20, 2020
    Inventors: Johan SMETS, Conny Erna Alice JOOS, Pascale Claire Annick VANSTEENWINCKEL
  • Publication number: 20200056120
    Abstract: Fabric treatment compositions that include benefit agent capsules and diaminostilbene brightener. Methods of using the same. Wash water containing such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2019
    Publication date: February 20, 2020
    Inventors: Johan SMETS, Conny Erna Alice JOOS, Pascale Claire Annick VANSTEENWINCKEL
  • Publication number: 20200056123
    Abstract: Liquid fabric treatment compositions that include benefit agent capsules, brightener, and a quaternary ammonium ester softening active. Methods of making and using such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2019
    Publication date: February 20, 2020
    Inventors: Johan SMETS, Conny Erna Alice JOOS, Pascale Claire Annick VANSTEENWINCKEL
  • Patent number: 10556995
    Abstract: A process of making compositions comprising benefit agent delivery particles comprises the steps of combining a graft co-polymer and a benefit agent to form a premix composition, and combining the premix composition and water and/or consumer product adjunct material to form the compositions. The resulting compositions comprise benefit agent delivery particles that comprise the graft co-polymer and benefit agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Yousef Georges Aouad, Johan Smets, Luke Andrew Zannoni, Piero Baglioni, Paolo Tempesti, Arianna Bartolini
  • Publication number: 20200040108
    Abstract: A process for preparing a consumer product including a chemically modified polysaccharide, where the process includes the steps of combining a slurry including polysaccharide with a reactant to form a polysaccharide-reactant mixture, where the reactant includes an ester group; combining a base with the polysaccharide-reactant mixture to form a polysaccharide-reactant-base mixture; and allowing the polysaccharide-reactant-base mixture to form a transesterified polysaccharide mixture, where the transesterified polysaccharide mixture includes an alcohol.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 30, 2019
    Publication date: February 6, 2020
    Inventors: Susana FERNANDEZ PRIETO, Johan SMETS, Wim Michel DE BORGGRAEVE, Carmen Cristina PIRAS