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.

Adidas B072ZTRD8K Nemeziz 17.4 19993 FxG J, Zapatillas de Zapatillas Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Multicolor (Ftwr White/Solar Yellow/Core Black) d6335f0 - 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

 

Adidas B072ZTRD8K Nemeziz 17.4 19993 FxG J, Zapatillas de Zapatillas Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Multicolor (Ftwr White/Solar Yellow/Core Black) d6335f0

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

Adidas B072ZTRD8K Nemeziz 17.4 19993 FxG J, Zapatillas de Zapatillas Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Multicolor (Ftwr White/Solar Yellow/Core Black) d6335f0

When printed on flexible substrates

Puma Evopower Vigor 3 Graphic FG Jr, Zapatillas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Black-silver-fiery Coral) , Nike Hypervenom Phelon III AG-Pro, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Varios Colores (White / Black / Photo Blue / Chlorine Blue) Adidas Nemeziz 17.4 FxG J, Zapatillas de Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Multicolor (Solar Orange/Core Black) , adidas X 17.3 AG J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Negbas/Rojsol/Narsol) adidas Ace 17.4 FxG J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Core Black/Footwear White/Blue) , Adidas X 17.4 TF J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Amarillo (Amasol/Tinley/Tinley) , Adidas Nemeziz Messi Tango 17.3 TF J, Zapatillas de Fútbol para Niños Multicolor (Ftwr White/Legend Ink /Energy Blue ) adidas Ace 17.4 FxG J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Core Black/Footwear White/Blue) , Puma Evopower Vigor 3 Graphic FG Jr, Zapatillas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Black-silver-fiery Coral) adidas Ace 17.4 FxG J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Cblack/Ftwwht/Cblack) Puma Evopower Vigor 3 Graphic FG Jr, Zapatillas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Amarillo (Safety Yellow-silver-blue Depths) , Adidas Copa 17.4 FxG J, Zapatillas de Fútbol para Niños Varios Colores (Amasol / Tinley / Tinley) Adidas Copa 17.4 FxG J, Zapatillas de Fútbol para Niños Rojo (Core Black/Solar Red) Adidas X 17.4 TF J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Amarillo (Amasol/Tinley/Tinley) Adidas Nemeziz 17.4 FxG J, Zapatillas de Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Naranja (Narsol/Negbas/Narsol) , adidas Ace 17.4 FxG J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Core Black/Footwear White/Blue) Adidas Nemeziz Messi Tango 17.3 TF J, Zapatillas de Fútbol para Niños Varios Colores (Ftwbla/Narsol/Negbas) , adidas X 17.3 AG J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Negbas/Rojsol/Narsol 000) , Adidas Nemeziz 17.4 FxG J, Zapatillas de Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Multicolor (Solar Orange/Core Black) Adidas X 17.4 TF J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Blanco (Ftwbla/Azuene/Gritra) , Nike Hypervenom Phelon III AG-Pro, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Varios Colores (White / Black / Photo Blue / Chlorine Blue) , Puma Evopower Vigor 3 Graphic FG Jr, Zapatillas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Black-silver-fiery Coral) , Adidas Nemeziz 17.4 FxG J, Zapatillas de Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Multicolor (Solar Orange/Core Black) Nike Hypervenom Phade 3 FG, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Varios Colores (White / Black / Photo Blue / Chlorine Blue) , Adidas X 15.4 In J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Negro (Negro/(Negbas/Menimp/Ftwbla) 000) , Adidas Copa 17.4 FxG J, Zapatillas de Fútbol para Niños Gris (Clear Grey / Footwear White / Onix) Adidas Copa 17.4 FxG J, Zapatillas de Fútbol para Niños Rojo (Core Black/Solar Red) , Adidas Nemeziz 17.4 FxG J, Zapatillas de Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Azul (Tinley/Amasol/Azuene) , Adidas X 17.4 TF J, Botas de Fútbol Unisex Niños Multicolor (Core Black/Solar Red/Solar Orange) ,

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Asics Gel-Galaxy 8 GS - Zapatos de Entrenamiento de Carrera EN Asfalto Unisex Niños - PABLOSKY 071655 - Botas de Agua Infantiles - Ricosta Flo - Zapatilla Baja Niños Blau (Petrol/Multi) , Kickers Seasan Strap Lthr Im - Mocasines de Cuero para Niño Negro Negro Negro (Black) New Rock - Boots & Shoes Botas De Vaquero de Piel Hombre - , Zapatillas de seguridad (Puntera S3 Src Mustang Talla 42 piel lisa negro plástico tapa - Easy Flex - Resbalón de Cuero Negro en el Zapato para los Hombres de Easy Flex - , Zapatos De Los Hombres para El Verano Nuevo Estilo De Cuero Hueco Zapatos De Tacón Cosidos A Mano Y Cosidos A... - , Cofra 25670 – 000.w40 Talla 40 s3 src – zapatos de seguridad deLeader bis, color negro - , Clásicos Hombres Conducción Penny Holgazanes Informal Slip-on Barco Suela de Goma Mocasines (Color : Crocodile... - , Rieker Nicht Angegeben, Zapatillas Altas para Hombre Gris (Ozean/Granit/Schwarz) , Wilson Rush Comp Clay Court, Zapatillas de Tenis Hombre, Todos los Niveles, Tierra Batida, Tejido/sintético, Blanco/Negro Nike Stefan Janoski Max, Zapatillas de Skateboarding para Hombre - , Cat Footwear Holton SB - Botas de seguridad para hombre Black ggx/talones de zapatos de mujer invierno/Pointed Toe tacones boda vestido Chunky heelbowknot/Sparkling Glitter/ - Adidas Superstar Foundation, Zapatillas Unisex Infantil Blanco (Ftwr White/Ftwr White/Ftwr White) Las mujeres 039 s sandalias novedad verano tela boda vestido de noche &Amp Novedad hebilla Stiletto talón caqui... - , GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Confort PU Invierno Casual Negro Marrón Almendra Plano , brown , us5.5 / eu36 / uk3.5 /... - , Clarks Palm Glow, Sandalia con Pulsera para Mujer Gris (Grey Leather) , SHOESHAOGE Faltan Toe Sandalias De Tacón Boca De Pescado Fino Broche con Tacones De Mujer Eu33 - MBT Hakika Gtx, Zapatillas de Deporte para Mujer Varios Colores (Mid.pul / Trq.blu / Mbt Neo.r) , adidas Vs Advantage CL W, Zapatillas de Deporte Para Mujer Blanco (Ftwbla/Ftwbla/Pursho 000) NJX/ Zapatos de mujer - Tacón Robusto - Punta Redonda - Oxfords - Casual - Semicuero - Marrón / Beige , brown-us5.5 / eu36 / uk3.5 / cn35 , brown-us5.5 / eu36 / uk3.5 / cn35 brown-us5.5 / eu36 / uk3.5 / cn35 Zapatos de mujer Primavera Cómodo Chica simple elegante de charol respirable Zapatos planos de boca baja ( Color... - , ZFNYY Solo Zapatos Súper Suave Sin Zapatos Casuales de la Hebilla Plana del Metal, Manera Cómoda - , El invierno después de la Sra. TIE botas de algodón y cashmere tamaño térmica botas de estudiante - , SCLOTHS Chanclas para Mujeres Tacón Alto Perlas Artificiales Inferior Grueso Casual Pizca Playa Antideslizante... - , Adidas Barricade Club Xj, Zapatillas de Tenis Unisex Adulto Multicolor (Multicolor 000) Remonte D1161, Mules para Mujer - , Rieker - Zapatilla Baja de Cuero Mujer Red/Burgundy

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

Adidas B072ZTRD8K Nemeziz 17.4 19993 FxG J, Zapatillas de Zapatillas Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Multicolor (Ftwr White/Solar Yellow/Core Black) d6335f0 - blueshirtdesigns.space

Adidas B072ZTRD8K Nemeziz 17.4 19993 FxG J, Zapatillas de Zapatillas Fútbol Sala Unisex Niños Multicolor (Ftwr White/Solar Yellow/Core Black) d6335f0

Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Fútbol

“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.

1028886
2261692
3082501
4913425
6272215
6490619
8021158
9254511
18511371

 Tel:+1-(408) 386-8191

 

 

365 San Aleso Ave

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

info@zikon.com