Patents by Inventor Martin Melchiors

Martin Melchiors 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: 20210317351
    Abstract: The invention relates to formulations of aqueous dispersion adhesives on the basis of aqueous polyurethane or polyurethane-urea dispersions and the use of the adhesive formulations for bonding foam substrates according to the spray coagulation method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2019
    Publication date: October 14, 2021
    Inventors: Harald Kraus, Robert Liberati, Peter Kueker, Martin Melchiors
  • Publication number: 20210317307
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of aqueous dispersion adhesives on the basis of a mixture of aqueous polyurethane or polyurethane-urea dispersions for bonding foam substrates according to the spray coagulation method.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2019
    Publication date: October 14, 2021
    Inventors: Harald Kraus, Robert Liberati, Peter Kueker, Martin Melchiors
  • Patent number: 11124682
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of hydrophilized polyisocyanates for the production of water-diluted coating compositions which have a polymeric polyol content of not more than 10%.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Dirk Achten, Florian Golling, Frank Sicking, Olaf Fleck, Martin Melchiors, Christoph Thiebes
  • Publication number: 20210252778
    Abstract: A method of applying a material comprising a fusible polymer comprises the step of: applying a filament of the at least partly molten material comprising a fusible polymer from a discharge opening of a discharge element to a first substrate. The fusible polymer has the following properties: a melting point (DSC, differential scanning calorimetry; 2nd heating at heating rate 5° C./min) within a range from ?35° C. to ?150° C.; a glass transition temperature (DMA, dynamic-mechanical analysis to DIN EN ISO 6721-1:2011) within a range from ??70° C. to ?110° C.; wherein the filament, during the application process, has an application temperature of ?100° C. above the melting point of the fusible polymer for ?20 minutes. There are furthermore blocked NCO groups present in the material comprising the fusible polymer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 12, 2019
    Publication date: August 19, 2021
    Inventors: Dirk Achten, Thomas Buesgen, Joerg Tillack, Fabian Schuster, Nicolas Degiorgio, Jonas Kuenzel, Joerg Buechner, Wolfgang Arndt, Martin Melchiors, Harald Kraus
  • Publication number: 20210245424
    Abstract: A method of applying a material comprising a fusible polymer comprises the step of: applying a filament of the at least partly molten material comprising a fusible polymer from a discharge opening of a discharge element to a first substrate. The fusible polymer has the following properties: a melting point (DSC, differential scanning calorimetry; 2nd heating at heating rate 5° C./min) within a range from ?35° C. to ?150° C.; a glass transition temperature (DMA, dynamic-mechanical analysis to DIN EN ISO 6721-1:2011) within a range from ??70° C. to ?110° C.; wherein the filament, during the application process, has an application temperature of ?100° C. above the melting point of the fusible polymer for ?20 minutes. There are still free NCO groups in the material including the fusible polymer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 12, 2019
    Publication date: August 12, 2021
    Inventors: Dirk Achten, Thomas Buesgen, Joerg Tillack, Fabian Schuster, Ralf Rott, Nicolas Degiorgio, Jonas Kuenzel, Joerg Buechner, Wolfgang Arndt, Martin Melchiors, Harald Kraus
  • Publication number: 20210047547
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of hydrophilized polyisocyanates for the production of water-diluted coating compositions which have a polymeric polyol content of not more than 10%.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 14, 2018
    Publication date: February 18, 2021
    Inventors: Dirk Achten, Florian Golling, Frank Sicking, Olaf Fleck, Martin Melchiors, Christoph Thiebes
  • Publication number: 20210031435
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for applying a material containing a meltable polymer comprising the step of applying a filament of the at least partially molten material from a discharge opening of a discharge element onto a substrate. The meltable polymer has the following properties: —a melting point (DSC, differential scanning calorimetry; second heating with a heating rate of 5° C./min) in a range from ?40° C. to ?120° C.; —a glass transition temperature (DMA, dynamic mechanical analysis in accordance with DIN EN ISO 6721-1:2011) in a range from ??70° C. to ?30° C.; —a storage modulus G? (parallel plate oscillation viscometer in accordance with ISO 6721-10:2015 at a frequency of 1/s) at 20° C. above the melting point of ?1·104 Pa?—a storage modulus G? (parallel plate oscillation viscometer in accordance with ISO 6721-10:2015 at a frequency of 1/s) at 10° C. below the melting point with prior heating to a temperature of 20° C. above the melting point and subsequent cooling with a cooling rate of 1° C.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 13, 2019
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Inventors: Dirk Achten, Thomas Buesgen, Joerg Tillack, Peter Reichert, Nicolas Degiorgio, Martin Melchiors, Wolfgang Arndt
  • Patent number: 10882942
    Abstract: The invention relates to storage-stable aqueous dispersions of hydrophilically modified polycarbodiimide resins, a method for producing same, and the use of a salt component to reduce carbodiimide hydrolysis in aqueous polycarbodiimide dispersions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2021
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Joerg Buechner, Michael Ludewig, Evgeny Avtomonov, Martin Melchiors
  • Publication number: 20200385508
    Abstract: The invention relates to storage-stable aqueous dispersions of hydrophilically modified polycarbodiimide resins, a method for producing same, and the use of a salt component to reduce carbodiimide hydrolysis in aqueous polycarbodiimide dispersions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2018
    Publication date: December 10, 2020
    Inventors: Joerg Buechner, Michael Ludewig, Evgeny Avtomonov, Martin Melchiors
  • Patent number: 10745591
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for adhesively bonding substrates, said method comprising the following steps: I) at least one adhesive component (a) and at least one isocyanate component (b) are applied between at least two substrates; II) the substrates are pressed together. The method is characterized in that in step I), the adhesive component and the isocyanate component are applied separately to the substrate. The invention further relates to a composite obtained according to said method. In a preferred embodiment, an aqueous polyurethane dispersion or a polyurethane solution in organic solvents is used as the adhesive component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Jörg Tillack, Dirk Achten, Wolfgang Arndt, Roland Wagner, Martin Melchiors, Cornelia Steck
  • Patent number: 10066122
    Abstract: A deformable film has a decorative surface featuring a completely matt appearance. For this purpose, the deformable film has a decorative surface provided with at least one coating comprising the following constituents: (a) an aqueous dispersion of a hydroxy-functional prepolymer, obtainable by conversion of at least one of the following components: (i) a component having hydroxyl groups, (ii) a polyester polyol having hydroxyl groups, (iii) a polyisocyanate having isocyanate groups, (iv) a compound having at least two groups reactive toward isocyanate groups and at least one group capable of anion formation, (v) water, where components (i) to (iii) and the ratio of components (i) to (iii) are selected such that an excess of hydroxyl groups is present relative to the isocyanate groups, and (b) nanoparticles having a number-average particle size of 1 to 1000 nm and (c) a crosslinker having at least two groups reactive toward hydroxyl groups.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2018
    Assignees: Benecke-Kaliko AG, Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Dirk Iben, Heino Koch, Stefan Reusch, Heinz Dietmar Gewiss, Martin Melchiors, Uwe Klippert, Marc Claudius Schrinner
  • Publication number: 20180105722
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for adhesively bonding substrates, said method comprising the following steps: I) at least one adhesive component (a) and at least one isocyanate component (b) are applied between at least two substrates; II) the substrates are pressed together. The method is characterized in that in step I), the adhesive component and the isocyanate component are applied separately to the substrate. The invention further relates to a composite obtained according to said method. In a preferred embodiment, an aqueous polyurethane dispersion or a polyurethane solution in organic solvents is used as the adhesive component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 7, 2016
    Publication date: April 19, 2018
    Inventors: Jörg Tillack, Dirk Achten, Wolfgang Arndt, Roland Wagner, Martin Melchiors, Cornelia Steck
  • Patent number: 9593256
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an aqueous secondary copolymer dispersion comprising a copolymer (P) synthesized from a mixture of free-radically polymerizable monomers (M) comprising (M1) cycloaliphatic esters of acrylic and/or methylacrylic acid; (M2) vinyl esters of aliphatic carboxylic acids; (M3) hydroxy-functional, free-radically polymerizable monomers; (M4) carboxyl-functional, free-radically polymerizable monomers and (M5) hydroxyl- and carboxyl-free (meth)acrylic esters having C1 to C12 hydrocarbon radicals in the alcohol moiety and/or vinylaromatics. The mixture further comprises glycidyl esters of aliphatic carboxylic acids. The invention also relates to a method for the production of such a dispersion, to the use of the dispersion as a coating and as a binder in 2K polyurethane coatings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 17, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 14, 2017
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Marc Claudius Schrinner, Heinz-Dietmar Gewiss, Nusret Yuva, Martin Melchiors
  • Patent number: 9574078
    Abstract: The present invention relates to aqueous secondary copolymer dispersion comprising a copolymer (P) synthesized from a mixture of free-radically polymerizable monomers (M) comprising: (M1) cycloaliphatic esters of acrylic and/or methylacrylic acid; (M3) hydroxy-functional, free-radically polymerizable monomers; (M4) carboxyl-functional, free-radically polymerizable monomers and (M5) hydroxyl- and carboxyl-free (meth)acrylic esters having C1 to C12 hydrocarbon radicals in the alcohol moiety and/or vinylaromatics, wherein the mixture further comprises polyols (PO) selected from the group of polyester polyols and/or polycarbonate polyols, the polyols having an average hydroxyl group functionality of at least 2. The invention also relates to a method for the production of such a dispersion, to the use of the dispersion as a coating and as a binder in 2K polyurethane coatings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 21, 2017
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Marc Claudius Schrinner, Heinz-Dietmar Gewiss, Thomas Stingl, Martin Melchiors
  • Patent number: 9273210
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of an aqueous preparation for the coating of wood surfaces, characterized in that the aqueous preparation comprises: a hydroxyl-functional polyurethane-polyacrylate dispersion, apolyurethane dispersion, an at least partially hydrophilicized polyisocyanate and ?0 weight-% to ?10 weight-% of a matting agent, wherein the combined hydroxyl content of the hydroxyl-functional polyacrylate dispersion and the polyurethane dispersion is ?1% to ?12%. The invention further relates to a method of producing a coated wood surface, comprising the step of coating a wood surface with such an aqueous preparation and to a coated wood surface comprising an aqueous preparation whose use has been recited in the context of the use according to the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2016
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Marc Claudius Schrinner, Christoph Irle, Martin Melchiors, Maria Almato Guiteras, Eva Tejada
  • Publication number: 20150291840
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a coating composition that is suitable in particular for the production of coatings that can be matted. The coating composition comprises a) an aqueous dispersion of a hydroxy-functional prepolymer, obtainable by reaction of at least the following components: i) a component comprising hydroxy groups, ii) a polyester polyol comprising hydroxy groups, iii) a polyisocyanate comprising isocyanate groups, iv) a compound which comprises at least two groups reactive towards isocyanate groups and at least one group capable of anion formation, v) water, wherein components i)-iii) and the ratio of components i)-iii) are so chosen that an excess of hydroxy groups is present relative to the isocyanate groups, b) nanoparticles having a number-average particle size of from 1 to 1000 nm, and c) a crosslinker comprising at least two groups reactive towards hydroxy groups.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2013
    Publication date: October 15, 2015
    Applicant: BAYER MATERIALSCIENCE AG
    Inventors: Marc Claudius Schrinner, Heinz-Dietmar Gewiss, Uwe Klippert, Martin Melchiors
  • Publication number: 20150240116
    Abstract: A deformable film has a decorative surface featuring a completely matt appearance. For this purpose, the deformable film has a decorative surface provided with at least one coating comprising the following constituents: (a) an aqueous dispersion of a hydroxy-functional prepolymer, obtainable by conversion of at least one of the following components: (i) a component having hydroxyl groups, (ii) a polyester polyol having hydroxyl groups, (iii) a polyisocyanate having isocyanate groups, (iv) a compound having at least two groups reactive toward isocyanate groups and at least one group capable of anion formation, (v) water, where components (i) to (iii) and the ratio of components (i) to (iii) are selected such that an excess of hydroxyl groups is present relative to the isocyanate groups, and (b) nanoparticles having a number-average particle size of 1 to 1000 nm and (c) a crosslinker having at least two groups reactive toward hydroxyl groups.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 28, 2015
    Publication date: August 27, 2015
    Inventors: Dirk Iben, Heino Koch, Stefan Reusch, Heinz Dietmar Gewiss, Martin Melchiors, Uwe Klippert, Marc Claudius Schrinner
  • Publication number: 20140316050
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an aqueous secondary copolymer dispersion comprising a copolymer (P) synthesized from a mixture of free-radically polymerizable monomers (M) comprising (M1) cycloaliphatic esters of acrylic and/or methylacrylic acid; (M2) vinyl esters of aliphatic carboxylic acids; (M3) hydroxy-functional, free-radically polymerizable monomers; (M4) carboxyl-functional, free-radically polymerizable monomers and (M5) hydroxyl- and carboxyl-free (meth)acrylic esters having C1 to C12 hydrocarbon radicals in the alcohol moiety and/or vinylaromatics. The mixture further comprises glycidyl esters of aliphatic carboxylic acids. The invention also relates to a method for the production of such a dispersion, to the use of the dispersion as a coating and as a binder in 2K polyurethane coatings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2012
    Publication date: October 23, 2014
    Applicant: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Marc Claudius Schrinner, Heinz-Dietmar Gewiss, Nusret Yuva, Martin Melchiors
  • Publication number: 20140316051
    Abstract: The present invention relates to aqueous secondary copolymer dispersion comprising a copolymer (P) synthesized from a mixture of free-radically polymerizable monomers (M) comprising: (M1) cycloaliphatic esters of acrylic and/or methylacrylic acid; (M3) hydroxy-functional, free-radically polymerizable monomers; (M4) carboxyl-functional, free-radically polymerizable monomers and (M5) hydroxyl- and carboxyl-free (meth)acrylic esters having C1 to C12 hydrocarbon radicals in the alcohol moiety and/or vinylaromatics, wherein the mixture further comprises polyols (PO) selected from the group of polyester polyols and/or polycarbonate polyols, the polyols having an average hydroxyl group functionality of at least 2. The invention also relates to a method for the production of such a dispersion, to the use of the dispersion as a coating and as a binder in 2K polyurethane coatings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2012
    Publication date: October 23, 2014
    Applicant: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Marc Claudius Schrinner, Heinz-Dietmar Gewiss, Thomas Stingl, Martin Melchiors
  • Publication number: 20140073735
    Abstract: An aqueous resin composition comprises a polyester-polyurethane resin and a dendritic polyol. The polyester-polyurethane resin is obtained by reacting, in a one-stage process or multi-stage process, a reaction mixture comprising a polyester polyol with a number-average molecular weight Mn of ?400 g/mole to ?6000 g/mole, at least one compound containing at least two isocyanate-reactive groups and at least one group capable of forming anions, and a polyisocyanate. The dendritic polyol is obtainable from a central initiator molecule or initiator polymer having at least one reactive hydroxyl group (X), which hydroxyl group (X) under formation of an initial tree structure is bonded to a reactive carboxyl group (Y) in a monomeric chain extender having the two reactive groups (X) and (Y), and wherein the chain extender has as least one carboxyl group (Y) and at least two hydroxyl groups (X) or hydroxyalkyl substituted hydroxyl groups (X).
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 16, 2012
    Publication date: March 13, 2014
    Applicant: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Marc Claudius Schrinner, Heinz-Dietmar Gewiß, Robert Reyer, Nusret Yuva, Martin Melchiors