Patents by Inventor Kathleen M. Gross

Kathleen M. Gross 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: 7482201
    Abstract: The invention provides electronic articles and methods of making said articles. The electronic articles comprise an electronic component bonded and electrically connected to a substrate using an underfill adhesive comprising the reaction product of a thermosetting resin, curing catalyst, and surface-treated nanoparticles that are substantially spherical, non-agglomerated, amorphous, and solid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2008
    Date of Patent: January 27, 2009
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Scott B. Charles, Kathleen M. Gross, Steven C. Hackett, Michael A. Kropp, William J. Schultz, Wendy L. Thompson
  • Patent number: 7327039
    Abstract: The invention provides electronic articles and methods of making said articles. The electronic articles comprise an electronic component bonded and electrically connected to a substrate using an underfill adhesive comprising the reaction product of a thermosetting resin, curing catalyst, and surface-treated nanoparticles that are substantially spherical, non-agglomerated, amorphous, and solid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 20, 2003
    Date of Patent: February 5, 2008
    Assignee: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Scott B. Charles, Kathleen M. Gross, Steven C. Hackett, Michael A. Kropp, William J. Schultz, Wendy L. Thompson
  • Publication number: 20030218258
    Abstract: The invention provides electronic articles and methods of making said articles. The electronic articles comprise an electronic component bonded and electrically connected to a substrate using an underfill adhesive comprising the reaction product of a thermosetting resin, curing catalyst, and surface-treated nanoparticles that are substantially spherical, non-agglomerated, amorphous, and solid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 20, 2003
    Publication date: November 27, 2003
    Applicant: 3M Innovative Properties Company
    Inventors: Scott B. Charles, Kathleen M. Gross, Steven C. Hackett, Michael A. Kropp, William J. Schultz, Wendy L. Thompson