Patents by Inventor Christian Funke

Christian Funke 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).

  • Patent number: 10604495
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for preparing substituted phenylisoxazoline derivatives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: Bayer Cropscience Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Christian Funke, Jens Dietmar Heinrich, Sergii Pazenok, Norbert Lui
  • Publication number: 20200048234
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for preparing methyl 4-[(4,5-dihydro-3-methoxy-4-methyl-5-oxo-1H-1,2,4-triazol-1-yl)carbonyl)sulfamoyl]-5-methylthiophene-3-carboxylate from 4-methoxycarbonyl-2-methylthiophene-3-sulfonyl chloride in the presence of an imidazole base substituted in the 1-position or in the presence of a mixture of bases comprising an imidazole base substituted in the 1-position (N-alkylimidazole).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 15, 2018
    Publication date: February 13, 2020
    Inventors: Sergii PAZENOK, Christian FUNKE, Friedrich August MUEHLTHAU, Mark James FORD, Arnd NEEFF, Klaus-Ulrich SCHIFFER
  • Patent number: 10535963
    Abstract: An electrical contact element for a bus element of a mounting rail bus system includes: a contact body that extends in an areal manner along an extension plane; and at least one contact leg that is arranged on the contact body and extends along the extension plane. When measured perpendicularly to the extension plane, the contact body has a first thickness and the at least one contact leg has a second thickness that is smaller than the first thickness.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: PHOENIX CONTACT GMBH & CO. KG
    Inventor: Christian Funke
  • Patent number: 10483671
    Abstract: An electrical plug-in connector for interconnecting contacts of a first contact carrier and of a second contact carrier includes: an electrical connector element that is inserted in a chamber in a housing body when in an inserted position, such that the electrical connector element forms, on a first connection side of the housing body, a first electrical contact portion for plug-in connection to the contact of the first contact carrier and, on a second connection side of the housing body, a second electrical contact portion for connection to the contact of the second contact carrier. The electrical connector element is inserted at least in portions into the chamber via a side insertion opening when in the inserted position. The electrical connector element includes at least one clamping slot for being held on the housing body, which slot is open towards an outer edge of the electrical connector element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: PHOENIX CONTACT GMBH & CO. KG
    Inventor: Christian Funke
  • Patent number: 10435352
    Abstract: A process for preparing 2-alkyl-4-trifluoromethyl-3-alkylsulfonylbenzoic acids of the formula (I) is described. Here, the substituents are radicals such as alkyl and substituted phenyl.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Christian Funke, Thomas Himmler, Sergii Pazenok, Christoph Schotes, Matthias Beller, Thomas Schareina, Alexander Zapf
  • Publication number: 20190097337
    Abstract: An electrical plug-in connector for interconnecting contacts of a first contact carrier and of a second contact carrier includes: an electrical connector element that is inserted in a chamber in a housing body when in an inserted position, such that the electrical connector element forms, on a first connection side of the housing body, a first electrical contact portion for plug-in connection to the contact of the first contact carrier and, on a second connection side of the housing body, a second electrical contact portion for connection to the contact of the second contact carrier. The electrical connector element is inserted at least in portions into the chamber via a side insertion opening when in the inserted position. The electrical connector element includes at least one clamping slot for being held on the housing body, which slot is open towards an outer edge of the electrical connector element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2018
    Publication date: March 28, 2019
    Inventor: Christian Funke
  • Publication number: 20190089107
    Abstract: An electrical contact element for a bus element of a mounting rail bus system includes: a contact body that extends in an areal manner along an extension plane; and at least one contact leg that is arranged on the contact body and extends along the extension plane. When measured perpendicularly to the extension plane, the contact body has a first thickness and the at least one contact leg has a second thickness that is smaller than the first thickness.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 9, 2017
    Publication date: March 21, 2019
    Inventor: Christian Funke
  • Publication number: 20190067893
    Abstract: A method for manufacturing an electrical plug-in connector, an electrical connector element, which has a first contacting portion for plug-in connection to a contact of a first contact carrier and a second contacting portion, angled with respect thereto, for connection with a contact of a second contact carrier, being introduced into a receiving chamber of a housing body, vis-à-vis a device having a housing body receptacle and a connector element receptacle, includes the following steps: a1) placing the housing body receptacle and the connector element receptacle in a receiving position for equipping them with the electrical connector element; b1) arranging the electrical connector element at the connector element receptacle; c1) arranging the housing body at the housing body receptacle; d1) moving the housing body receptacle and the connector element receptacle toward one another using a drive element such that a joining movement is produced.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2018
    Publication date: February 28, 2019
    Inventors: Christian Funke, Frank Best
  • Patent number: 10189799
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for preparing substituted phenylisoxazoline derivatives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2019
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
    Inventors: Christian Funke, Jens Dietmar Heinrich, Sergii Pazenok, Norbert Lui
  • Patent number: 10189800
    Abstract: A method for preparing N-(1,3,4-oxadiazol-2-yl)arylcarboxamides of formula (I) is described. The substituents therein are radicals such as hydrogen, alkyl, haloalkyl or aryl.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2019
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
    Inventors: Christian Funke, Arnd Neeff, Sergii Pazenok, Norbert Lui
  • Publication number: 20190016691
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for preparing substituted phenylisoxazoline derivatives.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2018
    Publication date: January 17, 2019
    Inventors: Christian FUNKE, Jens Dietmar HEINRICH, Sergii PAZENOK, Norbert LUI
  • Patent number: 10178790
    Abstract: A terminal block for an electronic device, which block can be attached to an electronics housing of the electronic device, includes at least one base strip comprising a plurality of connector sockets; and a plurality of connector modules that can be attached to the connector sockets of the at least one base strip in at least one insertion direction, are held on the connector sockets in an inserted position, and can be released from the connector sockets to be removed from the at least one base strip; and a locking device. The locking device includes: an actuating part that can be moved relative to the at least one base strip in an actuation direction; and a plurality of locking elements that are engaged in a locking manner in mating elements of the connector modules in a locked position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: PHOENIX CONTACT GMBH & CO. KG
    Inventors: Eduard Unger, Frank Best, Joerg Soefker, Detlev Falk, Christian Funke
  • Publication number: 20180305302
    Abstract: A process for preparing 2-alkyl-4-trifluoromethyl-3-alkylsulfonylbenzoic acids of the formula (I) is described. Here, the substituents are radicals such as alkyl and substituted phenyl.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2016
    Publication date: October 25, 2018
    Applicant: Bayer CropScience Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Christian FUNKE, Thomas HIMMLER, Sergii PAZENOK, Christoph SCHOTES, Matthias BELLER, Thomas SCHAREINA, Alexander ZAPF
  • Publication number: 20180273496
    Abstract: A method for preparing N-(1,3,4-oxadiazol-2-yl)arylcarboxamides of formula (I) is described. The substituents therein are radicals such as hydrogen, alkyl, haloalkyl or aryl.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2016
    Publication date: September 27, 2018
    Inventors: Christian FUNKE, Arnd NEEFF, Sergii PAZENOK, Norbert LUI
  • Patent number: 9968086
    Abstract: The novel active ingredient combinations which consist of the compounds of the formula (I) in combination with further active insecticidal ingredients (II) are very suitable for control of animal pests such as insects and/or unwanted acarids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 15, 2018
    Assignee: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Christian Funke, Heike Hungenberg, Ruediger Fischer
  • Patent number: 9957256
    Abstract: A new process for the preparation of 5-fluoro-1H-pyrazoles of the general formula (I) as described herein and further reactions with this compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2018
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
    Inventors: Sergii Pazenok, Norbert Lui, Christian Funke
  • Patent number: 9945195
    Abstract: Producing a screw connection between a drill head provided for ground boreholes and an element of a drill pipe includes using a device for holding the drill head provided for ground boreholes. The device is held by a first clamping device of a clamping-screwing device. The element to be connected to the drill head is held by a second clamping device of the clamping-screwing-device and the element of the drill pipe to be connected is moved by the clamping-screwing device in relation to the device such that the relative rotation movement between the drill head and the element of the drill pipe required for the desired screw connection is performed by the clamping-screwing device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 17, 2018
    Inventors: Frank Jost, Christian Funke
  • Publication number: 20180030002
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for preparing substituted phenylisoxazoline derivatives.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 29, 2016
    Publication date: February 1, 2018
    Inventors: CHRISTIAN FUNKE, JENS DIETMAR HEINRICH, II, SERGII PAZENOK, NORBERT LUI
  • Publication number: 20170265470
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel active compound combinations which include of the insecticidally active compounds of the formula (I) in combination with fungicidally active compounds (II) and are highly suitable for controlling unwanted animal pests, such as insects, and unwanted phytopathogenic fungi.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 2, 2017
    Publication date: September 21, 2017
    Inventors: Christian FUNKE, Heike HUNGENBERG, Ruediger FISCHER
  • Patent number: 9725415
    Abstract: A new process for the preparation of 5-fluoro-1H-pyrazoles of the general formula (I) as described herein, resulting from the reaction of an olefin with hydrazine in the presence of water and a base.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2017
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
    Inventors: Sergii Pazenok, Norbert Lui, Christian Funke, Arnd Neeff, Vadim Mikhailovich Timoshenko, Elena Ivanovna Kaminskaya, Yuriy Grigorievich Shermolovich