Patents by Inventor Karl-Otto Westphalen

Karl-Otto Westphalen 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: 9045465
    Abstract: Benzoyl derivatives of the formula I where the variables have the following meanings: R1, R2 are hydrogen, nitro, halogen, cyano, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkoxy, haloalkoxy, alkylthio, haloalkylthio, alkylsulfinyl, haloalkylsulfinyl, alkylsulfonyl or C1-C6-haloalkylsulfonyl; R3 is hydrogen, halogen or alkyl; R4, R5 are hydrogen, halogen, cyano, nitro, alkyl, alkoxy, alkylthio, dialkylamino, phenyl or carbonyl, it being possible for the 6 last-mentioned radicals to be substituted; X is O, S, NR9, CO or CR10R11; Y is O, S, NR12, CO or CR13R14; R15 is pyrazole which is unsubstituted or substituted, linked in the 4-position and has attached to it in the 5-position a hydroxyl or sulfonyloxy radical; and the agriculturally useful salts thereof; processes and intermediates for the preparation of the 3-heterocyclyl-substituted benzoyl derivatives; compositions comprising them; and the use of these derivatives or compositions comprising them for controlling undesirable plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 8, 1998
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2015
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Wolfgang von Deyn, Regina Luise Hill, Uwe Kardorff, Ernst Baumann, Stefan Engel, Guido Mayer, Matthias Witschel, Michael Rack, Norbert Götz, Joachim Gebhardt, Ulf Miβlitz, Helmut Walter, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Martina Otten, Joachim Rheinheimer
  • Patent number: 8497230
    Abstract: The invention relates to solid plant protection compositions comprising: a) liquid or low melting point polyalkoxylate; and b) a carrier based on relatively high molecular weight sulfonate, wherein (i) the weight ratio of liquid or low melting point polyalkoxylate to plant protection active agent is at least 1:2; (ii) the proportion of liquid or low melting point polyalkoxylate, based on the total weight of the relatively high molecular weight sulfonates, is at least 30% by weight; and (iii) the weight ratio of liquid or low melting point polyalkoxylate to relatively high molecular weight sulfonate is at most 3:1. The invention also relates to processes for their preparation and the use of the plant protection compositions for the treatment of plants and their habitat as well as corresponding processes, and also spray mixtures comprising such a plant protection composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2006
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2013
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Reiner Kober, Reinhold Stadler, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Thomas Christen, Michael Krapp, Karl-Friedrich Jaeger
  • Patent number: 7842646
    Abstract: A synergistic herbicidal mixture comprising A) at least one compound of the formula I wherein R1, R3 are hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkoxy, haloalkoxy, alkylthio, alkylsulfinyl or alkylsulfinyl; R2 is optionally substituted thiazol-2-yl, thiazol-4-yl, thiazol-5-yl, isoxazol-3-yl, isoxazol-4-yl, isoxazol-5-yl, 4,5-dihydroisoxazol-3-yl; R4 is hydrogen, halogen or alkyl; R5 is alkyl; R6 is hydrogen or alkyl; or one of its environmentally compatible salts; and B) a synergistically effective amount of at least one herbicidal compound from the group of ACC inhibitors, ALS inhibitors, amides, aixin herbicides, auxin transport inhibitors, carotenoid biosynthesis inhibitors, ESPS inhibitors, glutamine synthetase inhibitors, lipid biosynthesis inhibitors, mitosis inhibitors, protoporphyrinogen IX oxidase inhibitors, photosynthesis inhibitors, synergists, growth substances, cell wall biosynthesis inhibitors and a variety of other herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2005
    Date of Patent: November 30, 2010
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Bernd Sievernich, Max Landes, Elmar Kibler, Wolfgang von Deyn, Helmut Walter, Martina Otten, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Herve Vantieghem
  • Patent number: 7608564
    Abstract: Benzoyl derivatives of the formula I where the variables have the following meanings: R1, R2 are hydrogen, nitro, halogen, cyano, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkoxy, haloalkoxy, alkylthio, haloalkylthio, alkylsulfinyl, haloalkylsulfinyl, alkylsulfonyl or C1-C6-haloalkylsulfonyl; R3 is hydrogen, halogen or alkyl; R4, R5 are hydrogen, halogen, cyano, nitro, alkyl, alkoxy, alkylthio, dialkylamino, phenyl or carbonyl, it being possible for the 6 last-mentioned radicals to be substituted; X is O, S, NR9, CO or CR10R11; Y is O, S, NR12, CO or CR13R14; R15 is pyrazole which is unsubstituted or substituted, linked in the 4-position and has attached to it in the 5-position a hydroxyl or sulfonyloxy radical; and the agriculturally useful salts thereof; processes and intermediates for the preparation of the 3-heterocyclyl-substituted benzoyl derivatives; compositions comprising them; and the use of these derivatives or compositions comprising them for controlling undesirable plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2007
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2009
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Wolfgang von Deyn, Regina Luise Hill, Uwe Kardorff, Ernst Baumann, Stefan Engel, Guido Mayer, Matthias Witschel, Michael Rack, Norbert Götz, Joachim Gebhardt, Ulf Miβlitz, Helmut Walter, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Martina Otten, Joachim Rheinheimer
  • Publication number: 20090170704
    Abstract: The invention relates to solid plant protection compositions comprising: a) liquid or low melting point polyalkoxylate; and b) a carrier based on relatively high molecular weight sulfonate, wherein (i) the weight ratio of liquid or low melting point polyalkoxylate to plant protection active agent is at least 1:2; (ii) the proportion of liquid or low melting point polyalkoxylate, based on the total weight of the relatively high molecular weight sulfonates, is at least 30% by weight; and (iii) the weight ratio of liquid or low melting point polyalkoxylate to relatively high molecular weight sulfonate is at most 3:1. The invention also relates to processes for their preparation and the use of the plant protection compositions for the treatment of plants and their habitat as well as corresponding processes, and also spray mixtures comprising such a plant protection composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2006
    Publication date: July 2, 2009
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Reiner Kober, Reinhold Stadler, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Thomas Christen, Michael Krapp, Karl-Friedrich Jäger
  • Publication number: 20080039327
    Abstract: Benzoyl derivatives of the formula I where the variables have the following meanings: R1, R2 are hydrogen, nitro, halogen, cyano, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkoxy, haloalkoxy, alkylthio, haloalkylthio, alkylsulfinyl, haloalkylsulfinyl, alkylsulfonyl or C1-C6-haloalkylsulfonyl; R3 is hydrogen, halogen or alkyl; R4, R5 are hydrogen, halogen, cyano, nitro, alkyl, alkoxy, alkylthio, dialkylamino, phenyl or carbonyl, it being possible for the 6 last-mentioned radicals to be substituted; X is O, S, NR9, CO or CR10R11; Y is O, S, NR12, CO or CR13R14; R15 is pyrazole which is unsubstituted or substituted, linked in the 4-position and has attached to it in the 5-position a hydroxyl or sulfonyloxy radical; and the agriculturally useful salts thereof; processes and intermediates for the preparation of the 3-heterocyclyl-substituted benzoyl derivatives; compositions comprising them; and the use of these derivatives or compositions comprising them for controlling undesirable plants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2007
    Publication date: February 14, 2008
    Inventors: Wolfgang Deyn, Regina Hill, Uwe Kardorff, Ernst Baumann, Stefan Engel, Guido Mayer, Matthias Witschel, Michael Rack, Norbert Gotz, Joachim Gebhardt, Ulf MiBlitz, Helmut Walter, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Martina Otten, Joachim Rheinheimer
  • Publication number: 20070197393
    Abstract: Tricyclic benzoylpyrazole derivatives of the formula I where: X is oxygen, sulfur, S?O, S(?O)2, CR6R7, NR8 or a bond; Y together with the two carbons to which it is attached forms a saturated, partially saturated or unsaturated 5- or 6-membered heterocycle; R1, R2, R6, R7 are hydrogen, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkoxy or haloalkoxy; R3 is halogen, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkoxy or haloalkoxy; R4 is hydrogen, nitro, halogen, cyano, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkoxy, haloalkoxy, alkylthio, haloalkylthio, alkylsulfinyl, haloalkylsulfinyl, alkylsulfonyl, haloalkylsulfonyl, unsubstituted or substituted aminosulfonyl or unsubstituted or substituted sulfonylamino; R5 is hydrogen, alkyl or halogen; l is 0, 1 or 2; R8 is hydrogen, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkylcarbonyl, formyl, alkoxycarbonyl, haloalkoxycarbonyl, alkylsulfonyl or haloalkylsulfonyl; R9 is substituted pyrazol-4-ylcarbonyl or substituted 5-oxopyrazolin-4-ylmethylidene; and their agriculturally useful salts; processes and intermediates for preparing the tricyclic benzoylpyr
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2006
    Publication date: August 23, 2007
    Inventors: Matthias Witschel, Steffen Kudis, Klaus Langemann, Ernst Baumann, Wolfgang von Deyn, Guido Mayer, Ulf Misslitz, Ulf Neidlein, Martina Otten, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Helmut Walter
  • Patent number: 7232792
    Abstract: Benzoyl derivatives of the formula I where the variables have the following meanings: R1, R2 are hydrogen, nitro, halogen, cyano, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkoxy, haloalkoxy, alkylthio, haloalkylthio, alkylsulfinyl, haloalkylsulfinyl, alkylsulfonyl or C1–C6-haloalkylsulfonyl; R3 is hydrogen, halogen or alkyl; R4, R5 are hydrogen, halogen, cyano, nitro, alkyl, alkoxy, alkylthio, dialkylamino, phenyl or carbonyl, it being possible for the 6 last-mentioned radicals to be substituted; X is O, S, NR9, CO or CR10R11; Y is O, S, NR12, CO or CR13R14; R15 is pyrazole which is unsubstituted or substituted, linked in the 4-position and has attached to it in the 5-position a hydroxyl or sulfonyloxy radical; and the agriculturally useful salts thereof; processes and intermediates for the preparation of the 3-heterocyclyl-substituted benzoyl derivatives, compositions comprising them; and the use of these derivatives or compositions comprising them for controlling undesirable plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2000
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2007
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Wolfgang von Deyn, Regina Luise Hill, Uwe Kardorff, Ernst Baumann, Stefan Engel, Guido Mayer, Matthias Witschel, Michael Rack, Norbert Götz, Joachim Gebhardt, Ulf Miβlitz, Helmut Walter, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Martina Otten, Joachim Rheinheimer
  • Patent number: 7151075
    Abstract: The invention relates to 3-(4,5-dihydroisoxazole-5-yl)benzoylpyrazole of the formula (I) wherein the variables are as defined herein. The invention also relates to the agriculturally useful salts thereof, to methods and to intermediate products for preparing the 3-(4,5-dihydroisoxazole-5-yl)benzoylpyrazole, to agents containing them and to the use thereof for combating undesired plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2000
    Date of Patent: December 19, 2006
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Ernst Baumann, Wolfgang von Deyn, Steffen Kudis, Klaus Langemann, Guido Mayer, Ulf Misslitz, Ulf Neidlein, Helmut Walter, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Matthias Witschel
  • Patent number: 7115545
    Abstract: Tricyclic benzoylpyrazole derivatives of the formula I wherein X, Y, R1, R2, R6, R7, R3, R4, R5, l, R8 and R9 are as defined in the disclosure and their agriculturally useful salts; processes and intermediates for preparing the tricyclic benzoylpyrazole derivatives; compositions comprising them and the use of these derivatives or of the compositions comprising them for controlling undesirable plants are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2000
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2006
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Matthias Witschel, Steffen Kudis, Klaus Langemann, Ernst Baumann, Wolfgang von Deyn, Guido Mayer, Ulf Misslitz, Ulf Neidlein, Martina Otten, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Helmut Walter
  • Patent number: 7030063
    Abstract: Cyclohexenonequinolinoyl derivatives of the formula I where: R1 is hydrogen, nitro, halogen, cyano, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkoxyiminomethyl, alkoxy, haloalkoxy, alkylthio, C1–C6-haloalkylthio, alkylsulfinyl, haloalkylsulfinyl, alkylsulfonyl, haloalkylsulfonyl, unsubstituted or substituted amino sulfonyl, unsubstituted or substituted sulfonyl amino, unsubstituted or substituted phenoxy, unsubstituted or substituted heterocyclyloxy, unsubstituted or substituted phenylthio or unsubstituted or substituted heterocyclylthio; R2, R3 are hydrogen, alkyl, haloalkyl or halogen; R4 is substituted (3-oxo-1-cyclohexen-2-yl)carbonyl or substituted (1,3-dioxo-2-cyclohexyl)methylidene; and their agriculturally useful salts; processes for preparing the cyclohexenonequinolinoyl derivatives; compositions comprising them, and the use of these derivatives or compositions comprising them for controlling undesirable plants are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 27, 1999
    Date of Patent: April 18, 2006
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Matthias Witschel, Ulf Misslitz, Ernst Baumann, Wolfgang von Deyn, Klaus Langemann, Guido Mayer, Ulf Neidlein, Roland Götz, Norbert Götz, Michael Rack, Stefan Engel, Martina Otten, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Helmut Walter
  • Publication number: 20050239653
    Abstract: A synergistic herbicidal mixture comprising A) at least one 3-heterocyclyl-substituted benzoyl derivative of the formula I in which the variables have the following meanings: R1, R3 are hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, halogenalkyl, alkoxy, halogenalkoxy, alkylthio, alkylsulfinyl or alkylsulfonyl; R2 is a heterocyclic radical selected from the group: thiazol-2-yl, thiazol-4-yl, thiazol-5-yl, isoxazol-3-yl, isoxazol-4-yl, isoxazol-5-yl, 4,5-dihydroisoxazol-3-yl, 4,5-dihydroisoxazol-4-yl and 4,5-dihydroisoxazol-5-yl, it being possible for these to be unsubstituted or mono- or polysubstituted by halogen, alkyl, alkoxy, haloalkyl, haloalkoxy or alkylthio; R4 is hydrogen, halogen or alkyl; R5 is alkyl; R6 is hydrogen or alkyl; or one of its environmentally compatible salts; and B) a synergistically effective amount of at least one herbicidal compound from the group of the acetyl-CoA carboxylase inhibitors (ACC), acetolactate synthase inhibitors (ALS), amides, auxin herbicides, auxin transport inhibitors, car
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2005
    Publication date: October 27, 2005
    Inventors: Bernd Sievernich, Max Landes, Elmar Kibler, Wolfgang Deyn, Helmut Walter, Martina Otten, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Herve Vantieghem
  • Patent number: 6908883
    Abstract: A synergistic herbicidal mixture comprising A) at least one benzoyl compound of formula I or a salt thereof wherein R1, R3 are hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, halogenalkyl, alkoxy, halogenalkoxy, alkylthio, alkylsulfinyl or alkylaulfanyl; R2 is optionally substituted thiazol-2-yl, thiazol-4-yl, thiazol-5-yl, isoxazol-3-yl, isoxazol-4-yl, isoxazol-5-yl, 4,5-dihydroisoxazol-3-yl, 4,5-dihydroisoxazol-4-yl or 4,5-dihydroisoxazol-5-yl; R4 is hydrogen, halogen or alkyl; R5 is alkyl; R6 is hydrogen or alkyl; and B) a synergistically effective amount of at least one further herbicidal compound as defined in the specification, compositions comprising these mixtures, processes for the preparation of these compositions, and their use for controlling undesired plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2003
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2005
    Assignee: BASF AG
    Inventors: Bernd Sievernich, Max Landes, Elmar Kibler, Wolfgang von Deyn, Helmut Walter, Martina Otten, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Herve Vantieghem
  • Publication number: 20050037923
    Abstract: Herbicidally active compositions comprising: A) at least one 7-pyrazolylbenzoxazole compound of the formula (I) in which the variables R1-R5 are as defined in the patent claims and/or at least one of its agriculaturally acceptable salts; and at least one further active compound selected from herbicidally active compounds and safeners.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2002
    Publication date: February 17, 2005
    Applicant: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Cyrill Zagar, Bernd Sievernich, Ulrich Schofl, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Akihide Watanabe, Max Landes, Andreas Landes, Matthias Witschel
  • Patent number: 6831039
    Abstract: The invention relates to 3-(heterocyclyl)-substituted benzoylpyrazois of formula (I), wherein the variables have the following meanings: X is O, NH or N-alkyl; R1 is alkyl; R2, R3, R4, R5 are hydrogen, alkyl or alkyl halide; R6 is halogen, nitro, alkyl halide, alkoxy, halogenalkoxy, alkylthio, halogenalkylthio, alkylsulfonyl or halogenalkylsulfonyl; R7 is hydroxy, alkoxy, alkenyloxy, alkylsulfonyloxy, alkylcarboyloxy, alkylthiocarbonyloxy, phenylsulfonyloxy or phenylcarbonyloxy, and the phenyl radical can be substituted; R8, R9 are alkyl; R10 is hydrogen or alkyl; and R11 is hydrogen or alkyl; and to their agriculturally useable salts. The invention also relates to intermediate products and methods for producing the inventive compounds and to the use of these compounds or products containing them for combating undesirable plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2001
    Date of Patent: December 14, 2004
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Ulf Neidlein, Norbert Götz, Ernst Baumann, Wolfgang von Deyn, Steffen Kudis, Klaus Langemann, Guido Mayer, Ulf Misslitz, Matthias Witschel, Martina Otten, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Helmut Walter
  • Patent number: 6794335
    Abstract: A composition which comprises a) at least one sulfonylurea of the formula I  wherein the radicals R1 to R5 and the index n are as defined in the specification, or an environmentally compatible salt of the sulfonylurea, and b) at least one herbicidal compound selected from groups b1 to b41 as defined in the specification, or an environmentally compatible salt of the herbicidal compound, and which exhibits a synergistic herbicidal effect.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2001
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2004
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Max Landes, Bernd Sievernich, Elmar Kibler, Wessel Nuyken, Helmut Walter, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Horst Mayer, Egon Haden, Christiaan Mulder, Alfons Schönhammer, Gerhard Hamprecht
  • Patent number: 6713436
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 1-cycloalkylpyrazolylbenzoyl derivatives of the formula I wherein all variables are as defined in the specification, their agriculturally useful salts, processes for their preparation, and for the use of these compounds or compositions comprising them, for controlling undesirable plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2002
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2004
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Ulf Neidlein, Norbert Götz, Ulf Misslitz, Roland Götz, Ernst Baumann, Wolfgang von Deyn, Steffen Kudis, Klaus Langemann, Guido Mayer, Matthias Witschel, Martina Otten, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Helmut Walter
  • Publication number: 20040023807
    Abstract: 3-Arylisothiazoles of the formula I 1
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2002
    Publication date: February 5, 2004
    Inventors: Ingo Sagasser, Olaf Menke, Michael Rack, Gerhard Hamprecht, Michael Puhl, Robert Reinhard, Matthias Witschel, Cyrill Zagar, Helmut Walter, Karl-Otto Westphalen
  • Patent number: 6667333
    Abstract: 3-(4,5-Dihydroisoxazol-3-yl)-substituted benzoylcyclohexenone derivatives of the formula I in which the substituents A and R1 to R12 are as defined in the description and their agriculturally useful salts are described. The compounds have herbicidal action.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2002
    Date of Patent: December 23, 2003
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Steffen Kudis, Ernst Baumann, Wolfgang von Deyn, Klaus Langemann, Guido Mayer, Ulf Misslitz, Ulf Neidlein, Matthias Witschel, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Helmut Walter
  • Patent number: 6656884
    Abstract: 3-(4-Cyanophenyl)uracils of the formula I wherein A is hydrogen, methyl or amino; Y is oxygen or sulfur; R1 is hydrogen or halogen; R2 is hydrogen, halogen, alkyl, haloalkyl, alkylthio, alkylsulfenyl or alkylsulfonyl; R3 is hydrogen, halogen or alkyl; R4 is hydrogen, haloalkyl; or unsubstituted or substituted alkyl, cycloalkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, alkylcarbonyl, alkenylcarbonyl, alkynylcarbonyl or alkylsulfonyl, methods and intermediates for their manufacture, and their use as herbicides or for the desiccation or defoliation of plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2002
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2003
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Ralf Klintz, Peter Schäfer, Gerhard Hamprecht, Elisabeth Heistracher, Christoph-Sweder von dem Bussche-Hünnefeld, Norbert Götz, Albrecht Harreus, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Helmut Walter, Ulf Misslitz