ZIKON

Zikon's electric ink technology uses nano-droplets of colored ink to create images on paperlike substrates. Images can be changed by application of low voltages.

Keen Chandler CNX, Berry) Zapatillas de Senderismo Viridian/Very Unisex Niños Turquesa Chandler (Viridian/Very Berry Viridian/Very Berry) 8120388 - blueshirtdesigns.space

Electric ink display

Why ZIKON

Paper-like displays are opening previously inaccessible segments in the display market. They are characterized by low power consumption and paper-like appearance, including ambient -light readability without a backlight and wide viewing angles.

 

Zikon's proprietary electric ink technology meets market demands for paper-like displays by offering high contrast and great viewability along with low voltage (logic level) operation at an exceptionally affordable cost.

Scroll down or click anchor for more information

 Conceptually intuitive and simple to make

Paper

Ink

Paper

Porous matrix on flexible/rigid conductive substrate serves the same functions as traditional paper

 

 - Structural integrity, white background.

Electric ink

- All liquid formulation

- Comprised of nanodroplets

- Provides color

- Printable

 

Keen Chandler CNX, Berry) Zapatillas de Senderismo Viridian/Very Unisex Niños Turquesa Chandler (Viridian/Very Berry Viridian/Very Berry) 8120388

Display

 

•Great viewability: paper-like appearance

 

•Rigid or flexible substrates.

 

•Low, logic-level, driving voltage (<5V)

 

•Simple design

 

•Very low manufacturing cost

 

•Very low power consumption

 

Applications

Control price at affordable cost

Price integrity and paper-like readability at an affordable cost

 

Adaptable base on mood.

Light, flexible, and inexpensive.

Low cost dynamic display

Custom, short-run display solutions with low setup and tooling costs.

 

Dynamic signage

Focused, perfect to attract all the attentions.

Electronic shelf labels

Wearable displays

Electric Print Shop

Signage

Keen Chandler CNX, Berry) Zapatillas de Senderismo Viridian/Very Unisex Niños Turquesa Chandler (Viridian/Very Berry Viridian/Very Berry) 8120388

When printed on flexible substrates

Adidas Terrex Ax2r CP K, Zapatillas de Senderismo Unisex Niños Azul (Azunoc/Negbas/Seamso) Salewa Jr Wildfire Waterproof, Zapatillas de Senderismo Unisex Niños Negro/Rojo (Carbon/Flame 0794) , Columbia Niños Zapato de Senderismo, Childrens Venture Azul (Azul / Zour 437) Adidas Terrex Ax2r K, Botas de Senderismo Unisex Bebé Negro (Negbas/Negbas/Grivis) CMP Rigel, Zapatos de Low Rise Senderismo Unisex Niños Gris (Grey-red Fluo) , Timberland Euro Sprint - Botas para niños Marrón (Wheat) , CMP Rigel, Zapatos de High Rise Senderismo Unisex Adulto Turquesa (Curacao L609) , Timberland Euro Sprint - Botas para niños Black , Kamik SASQUATCH - botas de senderismo de cuero infantil Negro - Schwarz (Blk) , Columbia Niños Zapato de Senderismo, Childrens Venture Azul (Azul / Zour 437) , CMP Rigel WP, Zapatos de Low Rise Senderismo Unisex Niños Azul (B.blue-purple) Columbia Niños Zapato de Senderismo, Childrens Venture Rosa (Haute Pink / Napa Green 627) , Salewa Jr Wildfire Waterproof, Zapatillas de Senderismo Unisex Niños Multicolor (Arancio/Davos 8490) , Columbia Childrens Peakfreak XCRSN WP, Zapatillas de Senderismo Unisex Niños Gris (Graphite, Heatwave 053) Timberland Euro Hiker, Zapatillas de Senderismo Unisex Niños Beige (Wheat Oiled Nubuck 231) , HGTYU-Los niños Martin botas botas marrón Chicos Chicas botas botas cortas y baja la versión coreana de botas marea casual dentro de 33 yardas/Largo 19 8cm. 33 yards/long 19.8cm , Salomon XA Pro 3D CSWP J, Zapatillas Unisex Bebé Rojo (Fiery Red/Sulphur Spring/Black 000) Kefas - Botas de senderismo para mujer azul azul Grey/Orange , Hi-Tec Forza Botas Montaña Niño Trekking senderismo Timberland Euro Sprint - Botas para niños Black Lowa Diego GTX Lo, Botas de Senderismo Unisex Niños rojo y naranja , Regatta Holcombe Low Jnr, Zapatillas de Senderismo Unisex Niños, Negro (Black/Pepper), 39 EU Negro (Black/Pepper) Lowa Diego GTX Lo, Botas de Senderismo Unisex Niños rojo y naranja , Salewa Jr Wildfire Waterproof, Zapatillas de Senderismo Unisex Niños Negro/Rojo (Carbon/Flame 0794) CMP Rigel, Zapatos de High Rise Senderismo Unisex Adulto Rojo (Ibisco) , Salewa Jr Wildfire, Zapatillas de Senderismo Unisex Niños Azul (Premium Navy / Yellow 3987) , Mammut First Low GTX Kids, Zapatillas de Senderismo Unisex Niños Rosa (Dark Magenta / White 000) , CMP Rigel, Zapatos de Low Rise Senderismo Unisex Niños Rosa (Pink Fluo-asphalt) Lowa Simon II GTX Qc, Zapatos de High Rise Senderismo Unisex Niños Azul (Blau/Limone)

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Boni Classic Shoes - Botas Chelsea Unisex Niños azul marino Le Loup Blanc Hawai, Zapatillas Altas para Niños Azul (Marine 763) Dockers by Gerli - Sandalias de vestir de Material Sintético para hombre - , POLACCHINO STIVALETTO UOMO CAFE NOIR LTD621 CAMOSCIO ANTRACITE - 43, ANTRACITE - Inov8 Arctic Claw 300 Thermo Zapatilla De Correr Para Tierra - AW16 Negro , Reebok Furylite - - Unisex Adulto - , LYZGF Hombre Caballero Negocios Casual Boda Moda Juventud Zapatos De Cuero - MYI Zapatos de Hombre Zapatos de Marea de Primavera Británica Zapatos nuevos Ocasionales Zapatos Joyas de Hombres... - , Xing Lin Sandalias De Cuero Los Hombres De La Playa Sandalias De Verano L Zapatos Antideslizantes De Casual De... - Mephisto Zapatos de Cordones de Piel para Hombre Marrón , Bugatti 311456601500, Mocasines para Hombre Azul (Dark Blue) ZZHF el Verano Calza Las Sandalias Gruesas de Los Zapatos de La Boca de Los Pescados de La Hebilla de La Correa Sandalias Planas (2 Colores Opcionales) (Tamaño Opcional) A Stonefly Marlene II 6, Sandalias con Cuña para Mujer Azul (Denim V33) , Boca de pescado cuesta con hierba gruesa, sandalias de moda de mujer, negros, treinta y ocho - , Skechers On-The-Go 600-Nitto, Sandalias de Plataforma para Mujer - San Bernardo Botas Para Mujer - , Onistuka tiger Mexico 66 - Zapatos de atletismo unisex Gris (Mid Grey/Rose Water 020) , 11.5cm Stiletto mediados de-becerro Boots Martin Boots Zapatos de vestir Mujeres con punta puntiaguda Seude Cruz correa cinturón hebilla Zipper Plush Boots 2017 Otoño y el invierno Nuevo Eu Tamaño 34-42 ( Color : Khaki , Size : 40 ) K , Gola Harrier 50 Leather White/Pastel Pnk, Zapatillas para Mujer - , Geox Zapatillas Para Mujer Weiß - New Balance 565, Zapatillas de Running para Mujer - , GUESS FLRLY2LEA12 Sneakers Mujer * Hogan Mujer HXW00N0Y750Q25054U Gris Gamuza Zapatillas Re-Hash Mujer NYMPHEA03SOFTBLACK Negro Tela Zapatillas Señoras de las mujeres acentuó los zapatos Leopardo de los altos talones Salvaje fino con los zapatos de la corte... - Diadora Heritage - Sneakers Equipe Stone Wash 12 para Hombre y Mujer 65068 - Azul Sombra Oxypas Lucia, Zapatos de Seguridad para Mujer Blanco (White Lbl) , XTI 063751, Botas para Mujer Marrón (Taupe) , Reitstiefel Master Winter, schwarz, 37 - negro , Elegante gruesas con tacón alto de luz baja solo zapatos novia zapatos de mujer, Negro,41 black ,

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

Keen Chandler CNX, Berry) Zapatillas de Senderismo Viridian/Very Unisex Niños Turquesa Chandler (Viridian/Very Berry Viridian/Very Berry) 8120388 - blueshirtdesigns.space

Keen Chandler CNX, Berry) Zapatillas de Senderismo Viridian/Very Unisex Niños Turquesa Chandler (Viridian/Very Berry Viridian/Very Berry) 8120388

Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Botas de senderismo

“ELECTROPHORETIC DISPLAY UTILIZING PHASE SEPARATION OF LIQUIDS” Z. BRYNING, R. CROMER, US PATENT 5582700, 1996

 

“NOVEL SYSTEMS, METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS RELATING TO ELECTROPHORETIC DISPLAYS” M.B. BRYNING, Z. BRYNING, AND R. CROMER, U.S. PATENT APPLICATION NO. 20090322669, FEBRUARY, 2008

“LATERAL INK MOBILITY AND FRINGE FIELD EFFECTS ACROSS THE POROUS MATRIX OF AN ELECTROPHORETIC DISPLAY", K.L. TSUI, M. AHUMADA, M. BRYNING, M. HARTONO, S. J. LEE, PROC. SPIE, VOLUME 8643, 86430M,2013

 

“EFFECT OF NANODROPLET INK CONCENTRATION ON SWITCHING RESPONSE OF REVERSE-EMULSION ELECTROPHORETIC DISPLAYS”, W. K. WANG, R. CROMER, M. GOEDERT, M. MOBED-MIREMADI ; S. J. LEE PROC. SPIE 8643, 86430A, 2013

 

“A THIN POROUS SUBSTRATE USING BONDED PARTICLES FOR REVERSE-EMULSION ELECTROPHORETIC DISPLAYS", M. AHUMADA, M. BRYNING, R. CROMER, M. HARTONO, S. J. LEE, PAPER 8280-26, PROC. SPIE, VOLUME 8280, 2012

 

“DIELECTROPHORESIS OF REVERSE PHASE EMULSIONS” FLORES-RODRIGUEZ, N. ; BRYNING, Z. ; MARKX, G.H. NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY, IEE PROCEEDINGS, VOLUME 152 , ISSUE 4 , PAGE(S): 137 – 144, 2005

Patent

Publications

Zikon Receives SBIR Phase II Funding from the National Science Foundation

Collaborative Research San Jose State University Research Foundation.

Zikon Receives SBIR Phase I Funding from the National Science Foundation

01/01/13

01/01/12

01/01/12

Team

Dr. Remy Cromer, co-founder and President, holds a Ph.D. in chemistry and brings extensive expertise in nanotechnology, molecular self-assembly and supra-molecular chemistry. His expertise in colloid and material sciences have led to the joint creation of the Zikon technology. Remy holds over 20 patents with additional pending. He is intimately familiar with technology-based start-ups.

 

Dr. Mateusz Bryning, Chief Technology Officer, is a physicist specializing in emerging technologies in nanotechnology, complex fluids, and advanced materials fields. Dr. Bryning is an entrepreneur with ten years of experience in discovering, developing and transferring new materials technology into application. He is also an Adjunct Faculty at San Jose State University, where he teaches a laboratory course on MEMS design and Fabrication and co-advises several students. Dr. Bryning holds a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Pennsylvania, where his research focused on carbon nanotube networks.

 

 

Winston Wang, R&D Engineer, MSME from San Jose State University. Born in Taiwan, fluent in Mandarin and English. His master's thesis “Effect of nanodroplet ink concentration on image contrast for reverse-emulsion electrophoreticdisplays” was published in SPIE in 2013. As the Research and development engineer in Zikon, he does hands-on laboratory work on the electric ink and display module. Including advance prototyping,  machining, testing, and multi-physics simulation.

 

Alexander Fries, Chief Operating Officer, has co-founded 3 start-up companies in Europe and USA. Management level positions at 4 other start-ups. Active angel investor. Co-started MCI Switzerland and helped build the Lucent Technologies Broadband Product house. Fries focus on business development and marketing related matters.

 

 

 

 

 

Advisors

 

Prof. John Lee is Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering at SJSU and conducts research primarily in the field of microfluidics. His doctoral work from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology focused on a novel “three-dimensional printing” process using a variety of ceramic and metal powders, selectively bonded by custom-designed printheads for colloidal silica ink. He is co-inventor of 10 U.S. patents involving micro fuel cell design and fabrication, and is co-author of a book Microfabrication for Microfluidics (published 2010 by Artech House, Boston, MA).

 

Dr. Daniel Colbert is president of Colbert Venture Consulting and advises Zikon on business strategy, development, and technology. As a Professor of Chemistry at Rice University, Dr. Colbert was a pioneer in nanotechnology, with over 50 patents and over 50 research papers. He co-founded a leading nanotech startup with Nobel Laureate Rick Smalley, and led business development there. He has co-founded three technology startups, and twice been a venture investor in cleantech, materials, and nanotech.

 

Dr. Leslie Field is the Founder and Managing Member of SmallTech Consulting, LLC and the Founder and CEO of MEMS Insight, Inc. She also serves as a Consulting Professor in Electrical Engineering at Stanford University. Dr. Field earned PhD and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from UC Berkeley's Sensor & Actuator Center, and MS and BS degrees in Chemical Engineering from MIT.

 

 

Contact Zikon

ADDRESS

PHONE

EMAIL

Created by Winston W. Copyright © 2014 Zikon Inc.

All rights reserved.

1655274
1798740
3881162
6240575
6762326
9743591
16337867
17668245
17993421

 Tel:+1-(408) 386-8191

 

 

365 San Aleso Ave

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

info@zikon.com