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.

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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.

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 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

 

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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

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When printed on flexible substrates

Diadora Heritage - Sneakers Equipe Stone Wash 12 para Hombre y Mujer 25130 - Caramelo Beige W.K. Tex. Da-Lite zapato de seguridad Luna S1P, 1 pieza, Negro, 811159040 - Brynje - Calzado de protección de Piel para mujer Gris gris , Brynje - Calzado de protección de Piel para mujer Gris gris Nora Mega-Jan 75557 - Zapatos de protección S5 unisex Negro , Diadora Run Textile ESD Low S1p, Zapatos de Trabajo Unisex Adulto Gris (Grigio Castello/grigio Alluminio) Portwest FW81 - Slip-On de seguridad S2 Zapato, color Negro, talla 37 Negro , Maxguard Shawn S450, Zapatos de Seguridad Unisex Adulto Negro Diadora D-Blitz Low S3, Zapatos de Trabajo Unisex Adulto Negro (Nero) , Diadora Heritage - Sneakers Equipe Stone Wash 12 para Hombre y Mujer 75013 - Guijarro Gris , Oxypas Suzy, Women s Safety Shoes, Blanco (Flr), 7 UK (41 EU) Blanco (Flr) , AIMONT - Calzado de protección de Material Sintético para mujer negro negro Muck Boot Chore High, Botas de Trabajo Unisex Adulto Verde - Green (Moss 333) Oxypas Suzy, Women s Safety Shoes, Blanco (Lbl), 5 UK (36.5 EU) Blanco (Lbl) , Parade 07rama * * 88 26 zapato de seguridad de alta negro, Negro, 07RAMA**88 26 PT38 - Guantes de trabajo, seguridad Guantes GIOVE S3 con tapa de plástico, fácil, tallas 35 – 48, 39, 1 - , Maxguard Pier P200, Zapatos de Seguridad Unisex Adulto Negro Giasco Kube zapato de seguridad Sandalias de trabajo (Miami S1P ESD, antideslizante y bien visible - Uvex 2 S2 - Zapato de seguridad (suela para exterior, ligero, material exterior: terciopelo, varias tallas), color, talla 45 EU gris/naranja , Maxguard S310 comodidad Stuart S3 ESD, seguridad Zapatilla de, talla 36 – 48, alce piel, Negro - Oneflex Alex Negro - Zapatilla Anatómica Cómoda Unisex para Trabajar en Hostelería- Lavable en Lavadora , Diadora Glove II Text S1p HRO, Zapatos de Trabajo Unisex Adulto Gris (Grigio Roccia Lunare) Giasco Kube Seguridad Zapatos Zapatilla de trabajo Judo S1P ESD, antideslizante y bien visible , Skechers Eldred, Zapatos de Seguridad para Mujer Negro (Blk) Diadora Heritage - Sneakers Equipe Stone Wash 12 para Hombre y Mujer C7455 - Gris Plata-verde Hierba Seca Femeninos zapatos deportivos zapatos amortiguar los zapatos corrientes de los zapatos del verano de las señoras zapatos casuales transpirable amortiguación ligera Azul , Coverguard altaîte High Femeninos zapatos deportivos zapatos amortiguar los zapatos corrientes de los zapatos del verano de las señoras zapatos casuales transpirable amortiguación ligera Azul , Parade - Zapatos de Seguridad - bajo - Brava 1721 - Miel - S3 - Mujer

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Aemember Muchachos 039; Sneakers iluminan zapatos confort microfibra sintético PU Otoño Invierno Casual parte... - , Helgas Modewelt M7006 - Mocasines de Piel para niño - , Romika Bobby 02001 593 - Botas de agua para niños Amarillo , Sorel 1964 Premium T Cvs, Botas de Nieve para Hombre - , Sandalia para Hombre Al Aire Libre Magic Stick Beach Shoe Sandalias Transpirables (24.0-27.0) CM - , AIMONT - Calzado de protección de Piel para hombre beige beige - , SYYAN Hombres Cuero Antideslizante Respirable Punta Abierta Hecho a Mano Playa Sandalias Negro Marrón , brown... - NIUMJ Europa Y América Elegante Zapatos De Cuero Brillante para Hombres Tendencia Apuntado Zapatos De Vestir con... - Conducción de los Hombres Penny Loafers Casual Mocasines Suela de Goma Suave con Decoración de Cuerda entrelazada... - Zapatos de Seguridad para Hombre Zapatillas de Seguridad Trabajo Industrial y Deportiva con Puntera de Acero LM-105 Marrón , Dickies 09 000002, Botas Cortas Hombre Marrón (Dark Brown) , TOMS Lona/Canvas, Zapatillas de Deporte para Hombre Negro (Black Canvas) TOLINO - Zapato negro ANCHO ESPECIAL - Sin cordones - A7650 Blumarine - Bailarinas para niña Blanco blanco - , Teva Terra Fi 4 W s - Sandalias Mujer Multicolor (La Manta Black Lmbl) , KHSKX-Rojo 10Cm Invierno Nueva Punta Chica Zapata Agua Expuesta La Perforación Lateral Con Cremallera Impermeable... - SCLOTHS Verano Chanclas Para Mujeres Tacón Alto Polipiel gruesas con impermeable Negro 7 US/37.5 EU/4.5 UK Negro Yokono Genova 071 Marron Mujer - , GANT 11541779 Botas de Nieve de Cuero para Mujer - , VIVIOO High Heels Sandalias de tacón alto Tip Metal Botones Hollow Autumn White Hebilla Sandalias Tacón de aguja... - Alexandra más seguro seguridad stc-fw303bk-3.5 Footsure Meseta de la mujer zapatos de tacón, Plain, 100% Piel... - , Sneakers Giuseppe Zanotti Mujer - (RM6031LONDONNAVY) EU - PENGFEI Sandalias Verano De Las Mujeres Cuña Fondo Grueso Cinturón Cruzado Playa Tejido Altura del Tacón 11CM,... - 2 Star Zapatillas de Deporte Bajas Zapatos de Mujer 2SD 1849 Beige - , Fitflop F Pop TM Ballerina, Bailarinas para Mujer Black (All Black) , Diadora Glove II Low S3 HRO Sra - Calzado de Protección Unisex Adulto Rojo (Rosso Scuro) , SHOEES Tacones de Terciopelo Puntiagudos Zapatos de Tacón Cómodos con Tacones Altos,Negro,39 Negro , Melvin&Hamilton Marlin 1, Botas Chelsea para Mujer - Aldo Mihaela, Botas Mujer Negro (Black Nubuck) Toms Classics 1001A07, Alpargatas Hombre Multicolor/Fantasía (Rust Stripe Woven Wool) ,

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

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Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Zapatos

“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

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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.

 

 

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