Patents by Inventor Lothar Willms

Lothar Willms 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: 10322995
    Abstract: Substituted cyano cycloalkyl penta-2,4-dienes, cyano cycloalkyl pent-2-en-4-ynes, cyano heterocyclyl penta-2,4-dienes and cyano heterocyclyl pent-2-en-4-ynes as active substances against abiotic plant stress Cyanocycloalkylpenta-2,4-dienes, cyanocycloalkylpent-2-en-4-ynes, cyanoheterocyclylpenta-2,4-dienes and cyanoheterocyclylpent-2-en-4-ynes of the general formula (I) or salts thereof where [X-Y], Q, R1, R2, A1, A2, V, W, m and n are each as defined in the description, to processes for preparation thereof and to the use thereof for enhancing stress tolerance in plants with respect to abiotic stress, and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2019
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
    Inventors: Jens Frackenpohl, Lothar Willms, Jan Dittgen, Dirk Schmutzler, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Juan Pedro Ruiz-Santaella Moreno
  • Patent number: 10104892
    Abstract: Herbicidally and fungicidally active 3-heteroarylisoxazoline-5-carboxamides and 3-heteroarylisoxazoline-5-thioamides of the formula (I) are described. In this formula (I), R represents radicals such as hydrogen, halogen and organic radicals such as substituted alkyl. A is a bond or a divalent unit. Y is a chalcogen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2018
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AG
    Inventors: Thomas Frenzel, Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Stephen David Lindell, Lothar Willms, Hansjoerg Dietrich, Dirk Schmutzler, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Patent number: 10065926
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of substituted dihydrooxindolylsulfonamides or salts thereof of the formula (I) where the radicals in the general formula (I) correspond to the definitions given in the description, for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2018
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
    Inventors: Jens Frackenpohl, Guido Bojack, Hendrik Helmke, Stefan Lehr, Thomas Mueller, Lothar Willms, Jan Dittgen, Dirk Schmutzler, Udo Bickers, Harry Strek, Rachel Baltz
  • Publication number: 20180020662
    Abstract: Substituted 1-cycloalkyl-2-oxotetrahydroquinolin-6-ylsulfonamides or salts thereof as active ingredients to counter abiotic plant stress The invention relates to substituted 1-cycloalkyl-2-oxotetrahydroquinolin-6-ylsulfonamides of the general formula (I) and salts thereof where the R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R9, R10, R11, R12, R13, R14, W, X and Y radicals and the index n are each as defined in the description, to processes for preparation thereof and to the use thereof for enhancing stress tolerance in plants with respect to abiotic stress, and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 9, 2016
    Publication date: January 25, 2018
    Inventors: JENS FRACKENPOHL, GUIDO BOJACK, HENDRIK HELMKE, LOTHAR WILLMS, STEFAN LEHR, THOMAS MUELLER, JAN DITTGEN, DIRK SCHMUTZLER, RACHEL BALTZ, UDO BICKERS
  • Patent number: 9776993
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel isoxazoline carboxamide derivatives, to processes for preparing these compounds, to compositions comprising these compounds, and to the use thereof as biologically active compounds, especially for control of harmful microorganisms in crop protection and in the protection of materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AG
    Inventors: Lothar Willms, Monika H. Schmitt, Thomas Frenzel, Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Isolde Haeuser-Hahn, Ines Heinemann, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Heinz Kehne, Jan Dittgen, Dieter Feucht, Martin Hills, Jan Peter Schmidt, Mazen Es-Sayed, Philipe Rinolfi, Stephane Brunet, Marie-Claire Grosjean-Cournoyer, Helene Lachaise, Jacky Vidal, Pierre-Yves Coqueron, Arounarith Tuch
  • Publication number: 20170210701
    Abstract: The invention relates to cyano cycloalkyl penta-2,4-dienes, cyano cycloalkyl pent-2-en-4-ynes, cyano heterocyclyl penta-2,4-dienes and cyano heterocyclyl pent-2-en-4-ynes of general formula (I), or the salts thereof, where [X-Y], Q, R1, R2, A1, A2, V, W, m and n have the definitions specified in the description. The invention also relates to a production method for same and to the use of same for increasing stress tolerance in plants against abiotic stress, and/or for increasing the plant yield.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2015
    Publication date: July 27, 2017
    Inventors: Jens FRACKENPOHL, Lothar WILLMS, Jan DITTGEN, Dirk SCHMUTZLER, Jeffrey Martin HILLS, Juan Pedro RUIZ-SANTAELLA MORENO
  • Publication number: 20170197910
    Abstract: Substituted vinyl- and alkynylcyanocycloalkanols and vinyl- and alkynylcyanoheterocyclylalkanols of the general formula (I) or salts thereof where [X—Y], Q, R1, R2, A1, A2, V, W, m and n are each as defined in the description, processes for preparation thereof and the use thereof for enhancing stress tolerance in plants with respect to abiotic stress, and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 14, 2015
    Publication date: July 13, 2017
    Inventors: Jens FRACKENPOHL, Lothar WILLMS, Jan DITTGEN, Juan Pedro RUIZ-SANTAELLA MORENO, Dirk SCHMUTZLER, Martin Jeffrey HILLS
  • Patent number: 9585392
    Abstract: 3-Phenylisoxazoline derivatives of the formula (I), and the use thereof as herbicides, are described. In this formula (I), X2 to X6 and R1 to R3 are radicals such as hydrogen, halogen, and organic radicals such as substituted alkyl. W* is carboxyl, cyano or CHO.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AG
    Inventors: Birgit Kuhn, Lothar Willms, Thomas Frenzel, Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Stephen David Lindell, Hansjörg Dietrich, Dirk Schmutzler, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Publication number: 20170057951
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel isoxazoline carboxamide derivatives, to processes for preparing these compounds, to compositions comprising these compounds, and to the use thereof as biologically active compounds, especially for control of harmful microorganisms in crop protection and in the protection of materials.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2016
    Publication date: March 2, 2017
    Inventors: Lothar WILLMS, Monika H. SCHMITT, Thomas FRENZEL, Klaus Bernhard HAAF, Isolde HAEUSER-HAHN, Ines HEINEMANN, Elmar GATZWEILER, Christopher Hugh ROSINGER, Heinz KEHNE, Jan DITTGEN, Dieter FEUCHT, Martin HILLS, Jan Peter SCHMIDT, Mazen ES-SAYED, Philippe RINOLFI, Stephane BRUNET, Marie-Claire GROSJEAN-COURNOYER, Helene LACHAISE, Jacky VIDAL, Pierre-Yves COQUERON, Arounarith TUCH
  • Publication number: 20170027172
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of substituted oxotetrahydroquinolinylsulfonamides or salts thereof where the radicals in the general formula (I) correspond to the definitions given in the description, for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 7, 2015
    Publication date: February 2, 2017
    Inventors: Jens FRACKENPOHL, Guido BOJACK, Hendrik HELMKE, Stefan LEHR, Thomas MÜLLER, Lothar WILLMS, Hansjörg DIETRICH, Dirk SCHMUTZLER, Rachel BALTZ, Udo BICKERS
  • Patent number: 9516880
    Abstract: Herbicidally and fungicidally active 5-oxy-substituted 3-phenylisoxazoline-5-carboxamides and 5-oxy-substituted 3-phenylisoxazoline-5-thioamides of the formula (I) are described. In this formula (I), X, X2 to X6, R1 to R4 are radicals such as hydrogen, halogen and organic radicals such as substituted alkyl. A is a bond or a divalent unit. Y is a chalcogen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 13, 2016
    Assignee: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Lothar Willms, Hansjoerg Dietrich, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Dirk Schmutzler, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann, Marie-Claire Grosjean-Cournoyer, Helene Lachaise, Philippe Rinolfi, Stephane Brunet
  • Patent number: 9510598
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel isoxazoline carboxamide derivatives, to processes for preparing these compounds, to compositions comprising these compounds, and to the use thereof as biologically active compounds, especially for control of harmful microorganisms in crop protection and in the protection of materials.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 6, 2016
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AG
    Inventors: Lothar Willms, Monika H. Schmitt, Thomas Frenzel, Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Isolde Haeuser-Hahn, Ines Heinemann, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Heinz Kehne, Jan Dittgen, Dieter Feucht, Martin Hills, Jan Peter Schmidt, Mazen Es-Sayed, Philippe Rinolfi, Stephane Brunet, Marie-Claire Grosjean-Cournoyer, Helene Lachaise, Jacky Vidal, Pierre-Yves Coqueron, Arounarith Tuch
  • Patent number: 9422276
    Abstract: The present application relates to known and novel aryl- and hetarylcarboxamides of the formula (I) and to their use as medicaments for controlling endoparasites in animals or humans, and also to parasiticidal compositions, in particular endoparasites, comprising aryl- and hetarylcyclylcarboxamides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2016
    Assignee: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Hans-Georg Schwarz, Axel Trautwein, Lothar Willms, Maike Hink, Peter Lümmen, Ulrich Görgens, Pierre-Yves Coqueron, Achim Harder, Claudia Welz, Joerg Nico Greul
  • Publication number: 20160237035
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of substituted dihydrooxindolylsulfonamides or salts thereof of the formula (I) where the radicals in the general formula (I) correspond to the definitions given in the description, for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 2, 2014
    Publication date: August 18, 2016
    Inventors: Jens FRACKENPOHL, GUIDO BOJACK, HENDRIK HELMKE, STEFAN LEHR, THOMAS MUELLER, LOTHAR WILLMS, JAN DITTGEN, DIRK SCHMUTZLER, UDO BICKERS, HARRY STREK, RACHEL BALTZ
  • Publication number: 20160100579
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of known and novel N-(2-substituted 2-phenylethyl)carboxamides and N-(2-substituted 2-phenylethyl)thiocarboxamides, for the control of plant damaging nematodes in agriculture and further relates to novel N-(2-substituted 2-phenylethyl)carboxamides and N-(2-substituted 2-phenylethyl)thiocarboxamides, processes and intermediate compounds for their preparation, their use as nematicides and their use as anthelmintics against endoparasites in animals and humans, compositions containing such compounds and methods for the control of nematodes and helminths.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2014
    Publication date: April 14, 2016
    Inventors: Anne DECOR, Joerg Nico GREUL, Hans-Georg SCHWARZ, Sebastian HOFFMANN, Lothar WILLMS, Alexander SUDAU, Martin FUESSLEIN, Peter LOESEL, Peter LUEMMEN, Ulrich GOERGENS, Daniela PORTZ, Kerstin ILG, Olga MALSAM, Eike Kevin HEILMANN, Pierre-Yves COQUERON, Norio SASAKI, Philippe DESBORDES, Tomoki TSUCHIYA
  • Patent number: 9259003
    Abstract: Insecticidal compositions, characterized by an effective amount of a combination of active compounds comprising (a) at least one compound of the formula (I) in which Het, A, R and X are as defined in the description, and (b) at least one crop plant compatibility-improving compound from the group of compounds listed in the description, which are used for controlling arthropods, and also methods for controlling arthropods by treating plants and their seed with the compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 18, 2005
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2016
    Assignee: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Wolfram Andersch, Heike Hungenberg, Wolfgang Thielert, Lothar Willms
  • Patent number: 9232799
    Abstract: The present invention relates to fungicidal N-[(het)arylethyl)] pyrazolecarboxamide or thiocarboxamide and their heterosubstituted analogues, their process of preparation and intermediate compounds for their preparation, their use as fungicides, particularly in the form of fungicidal compositions and methods for the control of phytopathogenic fungi of plants using these compounds or their compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 12, 2016
    Assignee: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Jurgen Benting, Christoph Braun, Pierre-Yves Coqueron, Pierre Cristau, Peter Dahmen, Philippe Desbordes, Stephanie Gary, Jorg Greul, Hiroyuki Hadano, Thomas Knobloch, Ruth Meissner, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann, Lothar Willms
  • Patent number: 9226505
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of 4-substituted 1-phenylpyrazole-3-carboxylic acid derivatives of the general formula (I), or salts thereof, where the radicals in the general formula (I) correspond to the definitions given in the description, for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, for strengthening plant growth and/or for increasing plant yield, and to selected processes for preparing the compounds mentioned above.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2016
    Assignee: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Thomas Müller, Lothar Willms, Stefan Lehr, Monika H. Schmitt, Ines Heinemann, Jan Dittgen, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Pascal Von Kosküll-Döring, Isolde Häuser-Hahn
  • Patent number: 9173395
    Abstract: Use of substituted isoquinolinones, isoquinolinediones, isoquinolinetriones and dihydroisoquinolinones of the general formula (I) or their respective salts where the radicals in the general formula (I) correspond to the definitions given in the description, for enhancing stress tolerance in plants to abiotic stress, for strengthening plant growth and/or for increasing plant yield, and selected processes for preparing the compounds mentioned above.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2015
    Assignee: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Jens Frackenpohl, Hans-Joachim Zeiss, I, Ines Heinemann, Lothar Willms, Thomas Mueller, Marco Busch, Pascal Von Koskull-Doering, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Jan Dittgen, Martin Jeffrey Hills
  • Publication number: 20150245616
    Abstract: Herbicidally and fungicidally active 5-oxy-substituted 3-phenylisoxazoline-5-carboxamides and 5-oxy-substituted 3-phenylisoxazoline-5-thioamides of the formula (I) are described. In this formula (I), X, X2 to X6, R1 to R4 are radicals such as hydrogen, halogen and organic radicals such as substituted alkyl. A is a bond or a divalent unit. Y is a chalcogen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2013
    Publication date: September 3, 2015
    Applicant: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Klaus Bernhard Haaf, Lothar Willms, Hansjörg Dietrich, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Dirk Schmutzler, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann, Marie-Claire Grosjean-Cournoyer, Helene Lachaise, Philippe Rinolfi, Stephane Brunet