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

Pinko Sneaker Suede con Borchie E OCCHIELLI - , Sanita Sonja Zuecos Danés (Arte: 450247) - Negro 41 - , Geox D New Do C, Zapatillas para Mujer - ZHZNVX Las Mujeres Sandalias de Verano Nuevo Minimalista Interesante Sexy Mujer de Hierro de Banquetes con Zapatos... - THE FLEXX NEW TRALLS Sneakers Mujer Negro 39 - SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Cómodo Tacón Alto Señaló Polipiel Baotou la Mitad de Arrastre Silver 5.5 US/35.5 EU/3/UK - , Lluvia de Mujeres Sloggers y jardín zapatos: Floral impresión colección - SCLOTHS Verano Chanclas Para Mujeres Diamante artificial Baotou Casual planas con Negro 6 US/36 EU/3.5 UK - , Ash Zapatos Neo Zapatillas Blanco Mujer - , ZHZNVX Expuestos Frío Botas Botas de Tacón Alto de la Calle de Cool Shot Expuestos 16 cm Botas de Tacón Alto,... - QQWWEERRTT Moda Verano Nuevo Piso Inferior Estudiante universales Zapatos de Plataforma Grueso Romano Sandalias... - Steve Madden Zapatilla de Deporte para Mujer - Blanco Lona Mujer - CJC Sandalias de Tacón Alto Baotou Tacones Altos Tacones Finos Finos Moda Sexy Elegante (Color : La Plata, Tamaño... - New Balance KL574U3G (KL574U3G) - Zapatillas de Deporte para Mujeres Zapatos Casuales Primavera y Verano Otoño Medias de Malla Transpirable con... - Zapatos de mujer Sandalias de primavera y verano Tacón de aguja Sandalias de color diamantes de imitación Tacón... - adidas Iniki Runner Para Mujer - Cafè Noir LED9231736380 244 Verde 41 Velvet Zapatos Bajos del Talón - Bikkembergs Best 956 - Zapatilla Baja Mujer - , LISABOBO 6cm moda femenina zapatillas Cool Summer High zapatillas(negra/blanca) con estilo y cómodo ( Color :... - , NSX de las mujeres top del punto bajo de fondo plano con cordones de las rayas de la lona ocasional atlética patín... - , CJC Sandalias de Tacón Alto Sandalias de Tacón Alto Sandalias de Tacón bajo Sandalias de Plataforma Elegante y... - , Tommy Hilfiger EN0EN00210 Zapatos DE Cuña Mujer - Wrap Toe PU Cabeza Acentuada Talón Delgado Envolver El Talón Tacones Sra. Spring Sandalias Zapatos De Mujer (Color... - ara ROM-Stf 12-44465, Zapatillas Altas para Mujer - Converse One Star Unisexo Zapatillas Amarillo - , Clarks Mint Jam Gtx - Botas chelsea - , Alora PSIDE-S-RED - Bailarinas para mujer rosso small - , Ecco Fara, Mocasines para Mujer - ,

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Adidas Kanadia 8.1 K, Zapatillas de Deporte Unisex Niños Azul (Maruni/Supros/Morsup) , Birkenstock New York, Sandalia con Pulsera Unisex Niños Blue Camo Hogan Hombre HXM3570AC40IPJ931F Gris Gamuza Zapatillas - Zoot Zapatillas Zoot del Mar Grün (High Viz/Pewter) Mocasines Car Shoe Hombre - (KUD615COCCOVINTAGECALFFO) EU - , Cofra 11510 – 000.w43 zapatos,Planck, S3 CI SRC, tamaño 9, Negro - Rock Fall RF900 eléctricos de peligro de seguridad, negro, tamaño 10 - , Clarks Edlund Lo GTX, Botas para Hombre - , Hogan - Zapatos de Cordones para Hombre Negro Negro IT - Marke Größe - Zapatos de Seguridad para Hombre Zapatillas de Seguridad Trabajo Industrial y Deportiva con Puntera de Acero LM-105 Gris Oscuro , Adidas Caflaire, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Marrón (Sbrown/Carbon/Ftwwht Sbrown/Carbon/Ftwwht) Botas Martin Para Hombres Zapatos De Negocios Casuales De Cuero Genuino Deportes Calzado Táctico Militar Senderismo Trekking,Black-42 Black , Botin Cremallera Y Hebilla 37 Burdeos - , ggx/mujeres de la boda zapatos talones/PEEP Toe/Plataforma Tacones Boda/Fiesta y Noche - Viking Play II, Náuticos Unisex Niños Gris (Reflex/Silver 2746) , Zapatos seguridad unisex LEWER antideslizante PALINURO 675 S3 EVOLUTION 2.0 - 39 - SCLOTHS Verano Chanclas Para Mujeres Con fina tacón alto Asakuchi señaló Frosted Naranja 6 US/36 EU/3.5 UK Naranja , Salomon X Ultra Mid Aero W, Botas de Senderismo para Mujer Azul (North Atlantic / Reflecting Pond / Cera) shangy idamen Guantes – Bailarinas – Oficina/Vestido/LÄSSIG – Piel sintética – Bajo tacón – puntiaguda zapato – Negro/Azul/Rojo/Blanco, color blanco - blanco, tamaño us2.5 / eu32 / uk1 / cn31 bWL-zzf Nueva Retro Leisure Lounge Grass Woven Fondo Plano Zapatillas, Tassel Fondo Suave Arrastre,Treinta Y Ocho... - , nae Trina - Botas Veganas de Mujer - FLY LONDON Sandalia P144259002 LIMO259FLY - Stonefly 110355 Sandalias Mujeres - mysChuck Taylor - Zapatillas altas Mujer - , Sneaker MELINE D14 Velam Argento Bocca Cuore Grigio - , Lipsy Mujer Sandalias Finas Satén Tori - ZPFME Zapatos De Tacón Alto Puntadas De Cuero De Las Mujeres Clásicas De Tacón Alto De Trabajo De La Señora Bombas... - Clarks Tealite Grace, Sandalias con Tira Vertical Mujer Rojo (Red Nubuck) , YMFIE Finos y puntiagudos zapatos de tacón superficial de moda de verano zapatos de raso señoras sandalias,35,a la UE a SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Verano Mediados Talón Desgaste Exterior Hueco Diamante Artificial Pendiente Blanco 8.5 US/39 EU/6 UK Blanco

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

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Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

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“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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