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John M Sebastian, Marvin E Jones, Fuming B Li, Shih Hung Chou, Nathan E Schultz, Justin L Keough, Rahul R Shah, Daniel A Japuntich: Method of making electret articles based on zeta potential. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Karl G Hanson, August 3, 2010: US07765698 (10 worldwide citation)

A method of making an electret article, from a polymeric article that has a zeta potential of greater than or less than −7.5 millivolts. The article is charged by contacting it with an aqueous liquid that has a pH and conductivity as follows: (i) if the article has a zeta potential of −7.5 mV or les ...


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Guy D Joly, Nathan E Schultz, Encai Hao: Functionalized zirconia nanoparticles and high index films made therefrom. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Steven E Skolnick, August 20, 2013: US08512464 (3 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure relates to surface-modified zirconia nanoparticles, methods for making and using the same, and high index of refraction films made therefrom. The provided zirconia nanoparticles are surface modified with ligands that include N-hydroxyurea functionalities. The provided ligands ...


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Nathan E Schultz, Fuming B Li, John M Sebastian: Electret webs with charge-enhancing additives. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Jeffrey M Olofson, November 14, 2017: US09815068

Electret webs include a thermoplastic resin and a charge-enhancing additive. The charge-enhancing additive is a divalent metal-containing substituted-mercaptobenzimidazolate salt. The electret webs may be a non-woven fibrous web or a film. The electret webs are suitable for use as filter media.


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Nathan E Schultz, Fuming B Li, John M Sebastian: Electret webs with charge-enhancing additives. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Jeffrey M Olofson, November 14, 2017: US09815067

Electret webs include a thermoplastic resin and a charge-enhancing additive. The charge-enhancing additive is an arylamino-substituted benzoic acid or an arylamino-substituted benzoic acid salt. The electret webs may be a non-woven fibrous web or a film. The electret webs are suitable for use as fil ...


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William J Schultz, Chad A Haraldson, Nathan E Schultz, Wendy L Thompson, James E Thorson, Douglas P Goetz, Steven C Hackett, James M Nelson: Nanocalcite composites. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Dena M Ehrich, December 29, 2015: US09221970

Compositions comprising surface-modified nanocalcite particles dispersed in a curable resin, and to coatings and fibrous composites incorporating such compositions are described. The surface-modifying agents include a binding group ionically associated with the calcite and a compatiblizing segment, ...


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Guy D Joly, Nathan E Schultz, Encai Hao: Functionalized zirconia nanoparticles and high index films made therefrom. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Steven E Skolnick, October 29, 2013: US08569537

The present disclosure relates to surface-modified zirconia nanoparticles, methods for making and using the same, and high index of refraction films made therefrom. The provided zirconia nanoparticles are surface modified with ligands that include N-hydroxyurea functionalities. The provided ligands ...


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Guy D Joly, Nathan E Schultz, Babu N Gaddam: Surface-modified zirconia nanoparticles. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Qiang Han, September 22, 2015: US09139670

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 photoinit ...


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Kimberly C M Schultz, Nathan E Schultz: Oligomeric quinoline compounds for tackifying pressure sensitive adhesives. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Julie Lapos Kuchar, March 27, 2018: US09926469

Described herein is an adhesive composition comprising: (a) a (meth)acryloyl polymer; and (b) greater than 1 parts of a tackifier per 100 parts of the (meth)acryloyl polymer, wherein the tackifier comprises a substituted oligomeric quinoline.


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William J Schultz, Chad A Haraldson, Nathan E Schultz, Wendy L Thompson, James E Thorson, Douglas P Goetz, Steven C Hackett, James M Nelson: Nanocalcite composites. October 6, 2011: US20110245376-A1

Compositions comprising surface-modified nanocalcite particles dispersed in a curable resin, and to coatings and fibrous composites incorporating such compositions are described. The surface-modifying agents include a binding group ionically associated with the calcite and a compatiblizing segment, ...


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John M Sebastian, Marvin E Jones, Fuming Bruce Li, Shih Hung Chou, Nathan E Schultz, Justin L Keough, Rahul R Shah, Daniel A Japuntich: Method of making electret articles based on zeta potential. 3M Innovative Properties Company, 3m Innovative Properties Company, December 3, 2009: US20090293279-A1

A method of making an electret article, from a polymeric article that has a zeta potential of greater than or less than −7.5 millivolts. The article is charged by contacting it with an aqueous liquid that has a pH and conductivity as follows: (i) if the article has a zeta potential of −7.5 mV or les ...