Nordson Corporation Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Nordson Corporation has a total of 5405 patents globally, out of which 3266 have been granted. Of these 5405 patents, more than 43% patents are active. United States of America is where Nordson Corporation has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Japan. Parallelly, USA seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of Nordson Corporation.

Nordson Corporation was founded in 1935 by Walter G. Nord. Nordson Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets systems that apply adhesives, sealants, and coatings to consumer and industrial products during manufacturing operations. The Company’s products include customized electronic controls for the precise application and curing of materials to meet customers’ requirements. Nordson operates around the world. As of March 2022, Nordson Corporation has a market cap of $12.59 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Nordson Corporation which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Nordson Corporation patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Nordson Corporation patent portfolio.

How many patents does the CEO of Nordson Corporation have?

The CEO, Sundaram Nagarajan have 7 patents.

How many patents does Nordson Corporation have?

Nordson Corporation has a total of 5405 patents globally. These patents belong to 1654 unique patent families. Out of 5405 patents, 2347 patents are active.

How many Nordson Corporation patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Nordson Corporation Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

Nordson Corporation Patents

How Many Patents did Nordson Corporation File Every Year?

Nordson Corporation Patents Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantNordson Applications FiledNordson Patents Granted
2011238149
2012299182
2013355199
2014248181
2015246190
2016265219
2017244248
2018236223
2019163168
2020108185
202141146
202233

How Many Patents did Nordson Corporation File in Different Countries?

Nordson Corporation Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Nordson Corporation Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America1386
Europe785
Japan691
Germany628
China555
Korea (South)190
Spain119
United Kingdom103
Australia93
India89
Taiwan73
Canada50
Mexico33
Malaysia32
Austria30
Singapore27
Brazil23
Russian Federation10
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)9
Israel9
Turkey8
Sweden7
Switzerland7
France6
Italy3
Viet Nam2
Czech Republic1
Ireland1
Poland1
South Africa1

Where are Research Centers of Nordson Corporation Patents Located?

Research Centers of Nordson Corporation Patents

10 Best Nordson Corporation Patents

US6616764B2 is the most popular patent in the Nordson Corporation portfolio. It has received 193 citations so far from companies like Donnelly Corporation, Gentex and Magna Mirrors.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Nordson Corporation:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6616764B2193
US6422428B1188
US6440158B1169
US7101380B2164
US8623471B2163
US7845309B2162
US6460787B1159
US7235099B1157
US8480850B2142
US7488337B2140

Which Companies are using Nordson Corporation Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the Nordson Corporation patent portfolio are Illinois Tool Works, Graco Minnesota Inc and Sulzer.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Illinois Tool Works29
Graco Minnesota Inc19
Sulzer12
Musashi Engineering Inc12
Gema Switzerland Gmbh12
Tsmc9
Boeing9
Boston Scientific Scimed Inc9
Carlisle Fluid Technologies Inc8
Procter & Gamble7

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Nordson Corporation Patents

Top Nordson Corporation Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7488337B211
US9271746B29
US7762088B28
US7771556B28
US7087061B28
US7793869B28
US7806139B27
US6994234B27
US20090124996A17
US7481333B27
US8201717B27
US20020010476A17
US7731722B27
US7013834B27
US7387681B26

What Percentage of Nordson Corporation US Patent Applications were Granted?

Nordson Corporation (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 1577 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 1190 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 82.35%.

Below are the key stats of Nordson Corporation patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Nordson Corporation?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Baker Hostetler61486.14%
Wood Herron & Evans35469.13%
Kevin G Rooney5187.50%
Nordson Corporation3193.55%
Thomas L Kautz Esq2395.65%
Stephen A Hill2180.95%
Moore & Van Allen Pllc1883.33%
Howard M Cohn1341.67%
C Richard Eby12100.00%
Dorsey & Whitney Llp1275.00%

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What are Nordson Corporations key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Nordson Corporation?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Nordson Corporation in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Nordson Corporation thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How Nordson Corporation search focus changed over the years?

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