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by Charles P. Klass

C. P. Klass, Steven Bloembergen, Edward van Egdom, Robert Wildi, Ian. J. McLennan, Do Ik Lee and John van Leeuwen, "Biolatex binders for paper and paperboard applications" Journal of Pulp and Paper Science 36 (3-4): 151-161 (June 2011)
C. P. Klass, “Biobased coating materials,” presentation at TAPPI/PIMA PaperCon 2011, Covington, KY (May 2011)
C. P. Klass, “Recyclable Barrier Coatings: An Overview,” Paperboard Packaging 95 (6): 32 (Fall 2010).
C. P. Klass, Steven Bloembergen, Edward van Egdom, Robert Wildi, Ian. J. McLennan, Do Ik Lee and John van Leeuwen, "New Biolatex Binders Based on Biopolymer Nanoparticles” paper presented at the 2009 PTS Nanotechnology Seminar in Munich, Germany, April 21-22, 2009.
C. P. Klass, “Recyclable Barrier Coatings Offer Alternative” Packaging-online.com March 1, 2009. Link: http://www.packaging-online.com/paperboardpackaging/Paperboard+Features/Recyclable-Barrier-Coatings-Offer-Alternative/ArticleStandard/Article/detail/587640
C. P. Klass, “Going Digital” Paper 360° 4 (1): 6 (January/February 2009).
C. P. Klass, “Will ink jet papers become a deinking nightmare?” Paper 360° 4 (1): 10 (January/February 2009).
C. P. Klass, “The ‘Greening’ of Barrier Coatings,” Paper 360° 2 (12): 28 (December 2007).
C. P. Klass, “Latest Trends in Printing, Imaging and Packaging,” Paper 360° 2 (12): 8 (December 2007).
C. P. Klass, “New Modified Natural Zeolite” Paper 360° 2 (8): 24 (August 2007).
C. P. Klass, “New Nanoparticle Latex Offers Natural Advantage” Paper 360° 2 (1): 10 (January 2007).
C. P. Klass, "New Ideas for Old Equipment Review - Size Press and Calender Box Options," Presentation at the 2006 TAPPI Coating Conference, Atlanta, GA, April 27, 2006
C. P. Klass, "Trends in Coated Printing and Imaging Paper and Paperboard," Presentation at the 2006 TAPPI Coating Conference, Atlanta, GA, April 25, 2006.
C. P. Klass, "Update on Coated Papers, Coating Processes and Materials," Paper presented at China Paper 2005, Beijing China, September 19,2005.
C. P. Klass, “Coating Pigments: From Size and Shape to Nanotech” Solutions! 88 (9): 34 (September 2005).
C. P. Klass, “Coated Markets Improve, Technology Marches On” Solutions! 88 (4): 30 (April 2005).
C. P. Klass, “Is Curtain Coating Ready for Prime Time?” Solutions! 87 (12): 42 (December 2004).
C. P. Klass, “Market Trends,” paper presented at the 2004 Barrier Coating Symposium, Fetzer Center, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, October 12-13, 2004.
C. P. Klass, “Opportunities and Challenges in Applying Curtain Coating Technology to Conventional Coated Grades,” paper presented at the 2004 Gorham International Curtain Coating Conference, Embassy Suites Hotel, Orlando, FL, October 6-8, 2004.
C. P. Klass, “TAPPI Coating Conference Raises the Curtain on Coating,” Solutions! 87 (9): 43 (September 2004).
C. P. Klass, “Coated Paper and Board: Grades in Transition,” Solutions! 87 (5): 36 (May 2004).
C. P. Klass, “Improving the Quality and Printability of Coated Paperboard,” Solutions! 86 (12): 42 (December 2003).
C. P. Klass, “Curtain Coating Applications in Pigmented Coated Paper and Paperboard,” paper presented at the 2003 Gorham International Curtain Coating Conference, Atlanta Airport Marriott, Atlanta, GA, October 1-3, 2003.
C. P. Klass, “TAPPI Coating Conference: A Technology Update,” Solutions! 86 (9): 37 (September 2003).
C. P. Klass, “Formulating coatings for direct print flexo without drying,” Solutions! 86 (2): 35 (February 2003).
C. P. Klass, “Emerging Barrier Coating Market Trends,” 2002 Barrier Coating Symposium, Fetzer Center, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, October 8-9, 2002.
C. P. Klass, “Coated Linerboard: An Evolving New Grade of Coated Paperboard,” Solutions! – On-line edition March 29, 2002: http://tappi.org/index.asp?pid=22228
C. P. Klass, “Paperboard as Coating Base Stock,” in 2001 Coated Paperboard Short Course, TAPPI Press: Atlanta (2001).
C. P. Klass, “Blade and Curtain Coating Processes,” in 2001 Coated Paperboard Short Course, TAPPI Press: Atlanta (2001).
C. P. Klass, “Size Presses,” in 2000 Introduction to Pigmented Paper Coatings Short Course, TAPPI Press: Atlanta (2001).
C. P. Klass, “Current Barrier Coating Market Overview and Trends,” 2001 Barrier Coating Symposium, Fetzer Center, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, April 5-6, 2001.
C. P. Klass, “Changes in Retailing, Print Technology Will Force Focus on Customer Needs,” Pulp & Paper 73 (11): 71-73 (November 1999).
C. P. Klass, "The Challenges Ahead: Markets and Manufacturing in the Future," paper presented at Publishing and Communications Papers Conference ‘99, Marriott Château Champlain, Montreal, Quebec, September 27-28, 1999.
C. P. Klass, "Surface treated improved newsprint – the key to remaining competitive as an advertising medium?" paper presented at Newsprint Production and Use – The Future of Newspapers, PIRA International Conference, Copthorne Tara Hotel, London, UK, February 3-4, 1999.
C. P. Klass, “Base Stock,” in 1998 Introduction to Pigmented Coating Processes Short Course, TAPPI Press: Atlanta, (1998).
C. P. Klass, “New grades fill the gap with printing technology,” Pulp & Paper International 40 (8): 30-33 (August 1998).
C. P. Klass, “Value-Added Groundwood Grades Offer Alternative for Heatset Offset Printing,” Pulp & Paper 72 (3): 71-77 (March 1998).
C. P. Klass, “Base Stock and Traditional Nip Applications,” in 1998 Coated Paperboard Short Course, TAPPI Press: Atlanta, (1998).
C. P. Klass, “Coated linerboard: An Emerging New Grade of Paperboard for High Quality Flexo Printing,” in Proceedings of the 1997 FFTA Annual Forum, Flexographic Technical Association, New Orleans, May 5-7, 1997.
C. P. Klass, “Value-Added Groundwood Grades Manufacturing and Technical Issues,” paper presented at Gauging the Future – Publishing and Communications Papers Conference, Marriott Chateau Champlain, Montreal, Quebec, September 16-17, 1997.
C. P. Klass, "Metering size presses: Key to improved quality and new grade development," in 1996 Metered Size Press Forum, TAPPI Press: Atlanta, (1996) pp. 223-225.
C. P. Klass and R. Åkesson, "Development of the metering size press: A historical perspective." in 1996 Metered Size Press Forum, TAPPI Press: Atlanta, (1996) pp. 1-12.
C. P. Klass, The Impact of Changing Printing Technology on Paper Coating, Teltech: Minneapolis (1996), 128 pp.
C. P. Klass, "Recent advances in coating technology," paper presented at Paperex 95 - The 2nd International Seminar on the Paper Industry, Indian Agro Paper Mills Association, New Delhi, India, December 5, 1995, pp. 251-163 in preprints.
C. P. Klass, "Surface sizing as a unit operation in production of high quality coated boxboard: Is there a better alternative to calender boxes?" paper presented at the Recycled Paperboard Technical Association Symposium, October 12, 1995, O'Hare Hilton, Chicago, IL.
C. P. Klass, Surface sizing/surface chemical treatment on high speed paper machines," paper presented at the Pacific Coast TAPPI Symposium, September 22, 1995, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
C. P. Klass, "Trends and developments in application technology for value-added papers," paper presented at the 81st Annual Meeting of the CPPA Technical Section, February 1, 1995, Montreal, pp. A299-A304 in preprints.
C. P. Klass, "Current and future trends in specialty coated papers," paper presented at Gorham International Conference: Coating Methods - State of the Art 1994, July 19-21, 1994, Back Bay Hilton, Boston, MA, pp. I-1 - I-18 in preprints.
C. P. Klass, "Surface sizing as a unit operation in the paperboard coating process," in 1994 Coated Paperboard Short Course Notes, TAPPI Press: Atlanta (1994) paper No. 1-3.
C. P. Klass, "Base stock factors and coated board quality," in 1994 Coated Paperboard Short Course Notes, TAPPI Press: Atlanta (1994) paper No. 6-3.
C. P. Klass, "Film transfer size presses - versatile tools for surface chemical treatment and new grade development," Paper Age 110 (5): 12-14 (May 1994).
C. P. Klass, "Economic retrofit of standard size presses to metering size presses," PIMA Magazine 75 (12): 61-64 (December 1993); also presented at the 80th Annual Meeting of the CPPA Technical Section, February 3, 1994, Montreal, pp.B149-B155 in preprints.
C. P. Klass, "Trends in containerboard coating," paper presented at China Paper 93 Conference, November 2-3, 1993, Beijing, China; proceedings published by TAPPI: Atlanta (1993).
C. P. Klass, "Trends in the production of computer, photocopying, thermal sensitive and specialty papers," paper presented at China Paper 93 Conference, November 2-3, 1993, Beijing, China; proceedings published by TAPPI: Atlanta (1993).
C. P. Klass, Surface Sizing and precoating of basestock," Chapter 3, Section VI in The Coating Processes, TAPPI Press: Atlanta (1993) pp. 133-143.
C. P. Klass, "Coating on recycled fibers," paper presented at Gorham International Conference - Coating on Recycled Fibers - Technology and Economics, February 2-4, 1993, Embassy Suites Hotel, Orlando, FL.
C. P. Klass, "New white improved graphic quality linerboard grades," paper presented at 5th International Containerboard Conference, November 2-3, 1993, Westin Hotel, Chicago, IL.
C. P. Klass, "Recycled fiber materials in packaging and labels," paper presented at Gorham International Conference Recycling: Its Impact on Pressure Sensitive Labels and Packaging, January 14-16, 1992, Embassy Suites, Orlando, FL.
C. P. Klass, "Surface sizing," Chapter XIII in Pulp and Paper Manufacture Third Edition, Volume 7 - Paper Machine Operations, Joint Textbook Committee of the Paper Industry, TAPPI/CPPA: Atlanta (1991), pp. 306-321.
C. P. Klass, "Blade Coating Processes," paper presented at BIS Coating Systems Conference, July 10-11, 1991, Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston, MA, pp. II-1 - II-10 in proceedings.
C. P. Klass, "Trends and developments in size press technology," Tappi Journal 73 (12): 69-75 (December 1990).
C. P. Klass, "Recycling: remaking the coated paper market," PIMA Magazine 72 (5): 32-33 (May 1990).
C. P. Klass, "Carbonless and thermal papers," in China Paper 1989 Proceedings, TAPPI Press: Atlanta (1989) pp. 111-134.
C. P. Klass, "Filling the 'grade gap' with value-added products," PIMA Magazine 71 (5): 31-35 (May 1989); also reprinted in World Pulp and Paper 9 (2): 25-27 (April 1990).
C. P. Klass, "Future US demand for intermediate grades and how to make them economically," paper presented at ppi Publication Papers Conference 4, November 14-15, 1988, London, England, pp. 17-1 - 17-22 in preprints.
C. P. Klass and S. Calderone, "Design and process control considerations in coating preparation systems," paper presented at the 1988 TAPPI Blade Coating Seminar, October 12-14, 1988, Portland Marriott, Portland, ME.
C. P. Klass, "Alternatives to the size press," PIMA Magazine 70 (9): 19-22 (September 1988).
C. P. Klass, "Size presses offer problems, promises," PIMA Magazine 70 (8): 24-27 (August 1988).
C. P. Klass, "Limitations of the conventional size press," in 1988 Coating Conference Proceedings, TAPPI Press: Atlanta (1988) pp. 119-121.
C. Klass, T. Ekstrom, W. Fuller, and P. Axegard, “North America needs Swedish technology,” Nordisk Celulosa 5 (1): 9, 31-32, 34, 36 (February 1988).
C. P. Klass, “Solid Waste,” Paper Age 104 (2): 4 (February 1988).
C. P. Klass, "MFP grades: a US perspective," Pulp & Paper International 30 (1): 5 (January 1988).
C. P. Klass, "Critical factors in coating drying," paper presented at the Lake States TAPPI Meeting, January 12, 1988, Mead Inn, Wisconsin Rapids, WI.
C. P. Klass, “Share the knowledge: TAPPI 88 and Annual Meeting,” Tappi Journal 70: 11-12 (December 1997).
C. P. Klass, "Surface chemical treatment: key to new value-added groundwood grades," paper presented at the Third Uncoated Groundwood Papers Conference, November 10, 1987, Le Quatre Saisons, Montreal, PQ, pp. XV-1 - XV-16 in proceedings book.
C. P. Klass, "Trends in paper and paperboard coating technology," paper presented at China Paper 1987, October 13-18, 1987, Shanghai, China, pp. 140-156 in proceedings book.
C. P. Klass, “TAPPI Exhibits: where do we go from here?” Tappi Journal 69 (3): 9 (march 1986).
C. P. Klass, "Surface treatment of today's business papers," paper presented at the First International Symposium on Competing in the Business Papers Market of the Future, May 1-2, 1985, Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York, NY, pp. XI-1 - XI-16 in proceedings.
C. P. Klass, “TAPPI’s role in the continuing education of career professionals,” Tappi Journal 68 (3): 36 (March 1985).
C. P. Klass and R. Åkesson, "Specialty Coated Newsprint," paper presented at the 71st Annual Meeting, Technical Section CPPA, January 31, 1985, Le Palais des Congress de Montreal, Montreal, PQ, Canada, pp. B129-B133 in preprints.
C. P. Klass and R. Åkesson, "Surface treatment of groundwood papers improves quality," Pulp & Paper 58 (5): 62-65 (May 1984).
C. P. Klass and R. Åkesson, "Installation of Billblade coater can improve quality, reduce unit cost of existing grades," Paper Trade Journal 168 (9): 34-36 (May 1984).
C. P. Klass and J. Å. Hansson, "High speed surface sizing," in 1983 Papermakers Conference Proceedings, TAPPI Press: Atlanta (1983) pp. 49-54; Tappi Journal 67 (1): 64-66 (January 1984).
C. P. Klass, “Heat pump system can economically recover low pressure steam from TMP,” Pulp & Paper 56 (6): 88-89 (June 1982).
C. P. Klass and T. Liu, "Design and application of pickup felts for the new twin-wire formers," Canadian Pulp and Paper Industry:21-24 (June 1976).
C. P. Klass, A. J. Sharpe, and J. M. Urick, "Polyelectrolyte retention aids," Chapter 5 in Retention of Fine Solids During Paper Manufacture, CA Report No. 57, Atlanta: TAPPI, September 1, 1975, pp. 55-69.
C. P. Klass and J. M. Urick, "Planning, executing, and profiting from drainage aid trials," paper presented at the TAPPI 1973 Joint Papermakers/Testing Conference, September 25-27, 1973, Marc Plaza Hotel, Milwaukee, WI, pp. 197-201 in preprints; Tappi 57 (1), 71 (January 1974).
C. P. Klass, "Drainage aids called key to improved cylinderboard profits," Paper Age 8 (1): 6-8 (January 1972).

C. P. Klass and A. Clyde, "Reduction of sheeter losses through size press treatment," paper presented at the TAPPI Papermakers Conference, June 1972, Biltmore Hotel, Atlanta, GA.

Patents

Patent No.

Issue Date

Inventors

Title

U.S. 7,201,826

April 10, 2007

Charles P. Klass, Martin Sikora

High Performance Natural Zeolite Microparticle Retention Aid for Papermaking

U.S. 6,679,973

January 20, 2004

Charles P. Klass, Margaret Joyce

High Performance Purified Natural Zeolite Pigment for Papermaking and Paper Coating

U.S. 6,616,748

September 8, 2003

Charles P. Klass, Margaret Joyce

High Performance Purified Natural Zeolite Pigment for Papermaking and Paper Coating

WO 02/081818

October 17, 2002

Charles P. Klass, Robert A. Lee, Gerald A. Hutchinson

Process for Coating Paper, Paperboard, and Molded Fiber with a Water-Dispersible Polyester Polymer

WO 01/46523

June 28, 2001

Charles P. Klass, Robert A. Lee, Gerald A. Hutchinson, Basharat Nazir

Hydroxy-Phenoxyether Polymers in Papermaking

WO 01/46303

June 28, 2001

Charles P. Klass, Robert A. Lee, Gerald A. Hutchinson, Basharat Nazir

Hydroxy-Phenoxyether Polymer/Fiber Composites and Foams

WO 01/45941

June 28, 2001

Charles P. Klass, Robert A. Lee, Gerald A. Hutchinson, Basharat Nazir

Laminates and Coated Materials Comprising Hydroxy-Phenoxyether Polymers

Published Applications

Application No.

Date Published

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Title

WO 2010/093692 A1

August 19, 2010

Charles  P. Klass
Fernando Galembeck

Use of Aluminum Phosphate, Polyphosphate and Metaphosphate in Paper Coating Applications

 

 
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