Patents by Inventor Stephen Joseph Szalma

Stephen Joseph Szalma 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).

  • Publication number: 20230023415
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X00R819 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X00R819 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X00R819 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X00R819, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X00R819 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X00R819 and methods of using maize variety X00R819 are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2021
    Publication date: January 26, 2023
    Applicant: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: MICHAEL ADAM CHANDLER, MARTIN A FABRIZIUS, THOMAS CRAIG KEVERN, STEPHEN JOSEPH SZALMA, JIANBIN YU
  • Publication number: 20230020079
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated PH4D55 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant comprise crossing maize variety PH4D55 with another maize plant are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into PH4D55 through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are provided. Hybrid maize seed, plants or plant parts are produced by crossing the variety PH4D55 or a locus conversion of PH4D55 with another maize variety.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2021
    Publication date: January 19, 2023
    Applicant: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: MARTIN A FABRIZIUS, STEPHEN JOSEPH SZALMA, JIANBIN YU
  • Patent number: 11540476
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X00P575 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X00P575 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X00P575 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X00P575, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X00P575 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X00P575 and methods of using maize variety X00P575 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2020
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2023
    Inventors: Martin A Fabrizius, Stephen Joseph Szalma, Jianbin Yu
  • Patent number: 11533868
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X95P934 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X95P934 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X95P934 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X95P934, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X95P934 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X95P934 and methods of using maize variety X95P934 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2022
    Inventors: Thomas Craig Kevern, Heather Dawn Ripley, Stephen Joseph Szalma
  • Patent number: 11528869
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X00P570 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X00P570 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X00P570 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X00P570, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X00P570 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X00P570 and methods of using maize variety X00P570 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 20, 2022
    Inventors: Martin A Fabrizius, Stephen Joseph Szalma, Jianbin Yu
  • Patent number: 11477958
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated PH4D56 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant comprise crossing maize variety PH4D56 with another maize plant are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into PH4D56 through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are provided. Hybrid maize seed, plants or plant parts are produced by crossing the variety PH4D56 or a locus conversion of PH4D56 with another maize variety.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2022
    Inventors: Martin A Fabrizius, Stephen Joseph Szalma, Jianbin Yu
  • Patent number: 11477959
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated PH4D5M and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant comprise crossing maize variety PH4D5M with another maize plant are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into PH4D5M through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are provided. Hybrid maize seed, plants or plant parts are produced by crossing the variety PH4D5M or a locus conversion of PH4D5M with another maize variety.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2022
    Inventors: Martin A Fabrizius, Stephen Joseph Szalma, Jianbin Yu
  • Patent number: 10881067
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X95N785 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X95N785 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X95N785 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X95N785, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X95N785 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X95N785 and methods of using maize variety X95N785 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2021
    Inventors: Candida Braga Cabral, Martin A Fabrizius, Nicholas James Haase, Julie Ho, Jordon Michael Pace, Christopher Michael Schaefer, Matthew David Smalley, Stephen Joseph Szalma
  • Patent number: 10856504
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X95N802 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X95N802 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X95N802 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X95N802, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X95N802 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X95N802 and methods of using maize variety X95N802 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 8, 2020
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: Martin A Fabrizius, Stephen Joseph Szalma
  • Patent number: 10856503
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X90N361 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X90N361 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X90N361 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X90N361, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X90N361 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X90N361 and methods of using maize variety X90N361 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 8, 2020
    Inventors: Martin Arbelbide, Edwin Michael Grote, Christopher Michael Schaefer, Stephen Joseph Szalma, Julia Xiuling Zhang
  • Patent number: 10721892
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated PH42SH and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant comprise crossing maize variety PH42SH with another maize plant are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into PH42SH through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are provided. Hybrid maize seed, plants or plant parts are produced by crossing the variety PH42SH or a locus conversion of PH42SH with another maize variety.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventor: Stephen Joseph Szalma
  • Patent number: 10716282
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated PH42S2 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant comprise crossing maize variety PH42S2 with another maize plant are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into PH42S2 through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are provided. Hybrid maize seed, plants or plant parts are produced by crossing the variety PH42S2 or a locus conversion of PH42S2 with another maize variety.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2020
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventor: Stephen Joseph Szalma
  • Patent number: 10709097
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated PH48G8 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant comprise crossing maize variety PH48G8 with another maize plant are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into PH48G8 through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are provided. Hybrid maize seed, plants or plant parts are produced by crossing the variety PH48G8 or a locus conversion of PH48G8 with another maize variety.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2020
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: Martin A Fabrizius, Stephen Joseph Szalma
  • Patent number: 10433515
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X95M192 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X95M192 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X95M192 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X95M192, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X95M192 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X95M192 and methods of using maize variety X95M192 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: Michael Adam Chandler, Stephen Joseph Szalma
  • Patent number: 10285357
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated PH4376 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant comprise crossing maize variety PH4376 with another maize plant are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into PH4376 through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are provided. Hybrid maize seed, plants or plant parts are produced by crossing the variety PH4376 or a locus conversion of PH4376 with another maize variety.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2019
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: Jean-Louis Boudoux D'Hautefeuille, Goran Drinic, Stephen Joseph Szalma
  • Patent number: 10226007
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X95M211 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X95M211 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X95M211 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X95M211, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X95M211 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X95M211 and methods of using maize variety X95M211 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2019
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: Thomas Charles Barker, Candida Braga Cabral, Martin A Fabrizius, Stephen Joseph Szalma, Gerhard P Weber, Jianbin Yu
  • Patent number: 10226008
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X95M214 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X95M214 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X95M214 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X95M214, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X95M214 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X95M214 and methods of using maize variety X95M214 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2019
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: Martin Arbelbide, Thomas Charles Barker, Candida Braga Cabral, Thomas Craig Kevern, Christopher Michael Schaefer, Stephen Joseph Szalma, Gerhard P Weber, Jianbin Yu, Julia Xiuling Zhang
  • Patent number: 10219483
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X95M212 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X95M212 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X95M212 through backcrossing or genetic transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are described. Maize variety X95M212, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X95M212 are provided. Methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X95M212 and methods of using maize variety X95M212 are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: Thomas Charles Barker, Everton Alen Brenner, Candida Braga Cabral, Stephen Joseph Szalma, Gerhard P Weber, Jianbin Yu
  • Patent number: 10117410
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated PH42RW and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant comprise crossing maize variety PH42RW with another maize plant are provided. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into PH42RW through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby are provided. Hybrid maize seed, plants or plant parts are produced by crossing the variety PH42RW or a locus conversion of PH42RW with another maize variety.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 6, 2018
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventor: Stephen Joseph Szalma
  • Patent number: 10104858
    Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X95K896 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof are produced by crossing inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant by crossing hybrid maize variety X95K896 with another maize plant are disclosed. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X95K896 through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby. This invention relates to the maize variety X95K896, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X95K896. This invention further relates to methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X95K896.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2018
    Assignee: PIONEER HI-BRED INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    Inventors: Martin Arbelbide, Martin A Fabrizius, Gustavo Marcelo Garcia, Edwin Michael Grote, Christopher Michael Schaefer, Stephen Joseph Szalma, Matthew David Walch, Julia Xiuling Zhang