Patent Number: 6,165,563

Title: Radiation curable free radically polymerized star-branched polymers

Abstract: This invention relates to star-branched polymers containing pendent olefinic groups which have been crosslinked using actinic radiation and the use of these polymers in adhesives and coating applications.

Inventors: Chandran; Rama S. (Bridgewater, NJ), Shah; Smita M. (Edison, NJ), Foreman; Paul B. (Somerville, NJ)

Assignee: National Starch and Chemical Investment Holding Corporation

International Classification: C09J 201/00 (20060101); C09J 201/02 (20060101); C08G 85/00 (20060101); C08F 220/18 (20060101); C08F 220/00 (20060101); C08J 003/28 (); C08J 007/04 (); C08F 002/50 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013