Patents by Inventor Michael D. Halbasch

Michael D. Halbasch 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: 20220212418
    Abstract: This disclosure is directed to methods directly adhering epoxy-based, and other thermosetting surfacing films to solid thermoplastic surfaces and the structures derived or derivable from these methods. In some embodiments, the disclosure is also directed to composite structures comprising a thermoplastic substrate directly bonded to a thermoset(ting) surfacing film; wherein the direct bonding defines an interface between a thermoplastic surface of the thermoplastic substrate and a first surface of the thermoset(ting) surfacing film.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2021
    Publication date: July 7, 2022
    Inventors: Sina Chaeichian, Kaspar Schaerer, Ruairi O'Kane, Li Li, Michael D. Halbasch, Martin Renkel, Omar L. Abu-Shanab, Brian Deegan, Anna Esmeralda Javier
  • Publication number: 20220056227
    Abstract: This disclosure is directed to methods for preparing thermoplastic surfaces suitable for the application of paint, adhesives, or surfacing films and the structures derived or derivable from these methods. The disclosure is also directed to composite structures comprising a thermoplastic substrate comprising a chemical sealant direct bonded to a surface thereof, the chemical sealant providing a surface suitable for adhering adhesives, paints, and/or surfacing films to the thermoplastic surfaces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2021
    Publication date: February 24, 2022
    Inventors: Sina Chaeichian, Kaspar Schaerer, Bashir M. Ahmed, Omar L. Abu-Shanab, Michael D. Halbasch, Tsehaye N. Eyassu, Martin Renkel, Ruairi O'Kane, Anna Esmeralda Javier
  • Patent number: 9427943
    Abstract: A prepreg curing process for preparing composites having superior surface finish and high fiber consolidation is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2016
    Assignee: Henkel IP & Holding GmbH
    Inventors: Wei Helen Li, Bryce Floryancic, Michael D. Halbasch
  • Publication number: 20140273694
    Abstract: A prepreg curing process for preparing composites having superior surface finish and high fiber consolidation is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Applicant: Henkel Corporation
    Inventors: Wei Helen Li, Bryce Floryancic, Michael D. Halbasch