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.

Pikolinos Calabria 7123 - cordones Zapatos de B06W5C4YP6 cordones de cuero Rosa para mujer Rosa 8d1c688 - 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

 

Pikolinos Calabria 7123 - cordones Zapatos de B06W5C4YP6 cordones de cuero Rosa para mujer Rosa 8d1c688

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

Pikolinos Calabria 7123 - cordones Zapatos de B06W5C4YP6 cordones de cuero Rosa para mujer Rosa 8d1c688

When printed on flexible substrates

JRenok - Slippers Mujer Rosa , MUSSE & Cloud Shivani, Bailarinas con Punta Cerrada para Mujer Rosa (Pnk) , Pikolinos Jerez 578 - Bailarinas Mujer Rojo (Sandia) Mephisto - Bailarinas para mujer negro , Buffalo London 184528, Bailarinas Mujer Negro (Black 01) , JRenok - Slippers Mujer Wei? , Amarantos - Ballet de Charol Mujer Color Carne HXGL Estilo de Primavera Boca Baja Velvet One Hebilla Ballet Zapatos de Tacón Alto Zapatos únicos Retro Grueso con (Tamaño : 35) - Easy Spirit - Malla de Viaje para Mujer, Color Blanco y Azul Claro, 9 m White/Light Blue Leather , Calzados Marian Mercurio, Zapatos de Tacón con Punta Cerrada para Mujer Plateado (Platino 003) Gabor Shoes Gabor Casual, Bailarinas para Mujer Multicolor (Puder) , Geox D Lamulay C, Bailarinas para Mujer Blanco , TOMS Canvas Seasonal Classics Alpargata, Zapatillas de Estar por Casa para Mujer Marine Blue Heritage Canvas Geox D Lamulay C, Bailarinas para Mujer Azul (Navy/White) Clarks Freckle Ice, Bailarinas para Mujer Azul (Blue Grey) , Dr. Martens 10085001_Noir (Black) - Zapatos de cordones de cuero unisex Negro , Atenea Orange Vermillion Naranja , Crocs Duet Sport Skimmer - Zapatos sin cordones de sintético mujer Viola (Vibrant Violet/White) Amarantos - Ballet de Charol Mujer Negro (Black Patent) , El NaturalistaN5300 - N5300 Dolce Henna/Coral Para Mujer Henna , MarHermoso Zapado Mujer para IR de Bota Satin Punta Cerrada Diamantes de Imitación Bailarinas con Hebilla Beige s.Oliver 22110 - Bailarinas Mujer Blanco (White 100) Marco Tozzi 22137, Bailarinas para Mujer Azul (Sky) , Arcopedico Womens L18 Synthetic Shoes Bronze , Clarks Freckle Ice, Bailarinas para Mujer Dorado (Gold Metallic) Caprice 22150, Bailarinas para Mujer Negro (Bronce Multi) , Fabio Rusconi Schaftballerinas, Bailarinas para Mujer Rosa (Charme) Kennel und Schmenger Malu, Bailarinas con Punta Cerrada para Mujer Azul (Indigo 563) , Gabor Shoes Gabor Basic, Bailarinas para Mujer Multicolor (Rame/Engl.rose) ,

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Reebok Classic Patent, Zapatillas de Running para Niñas Negro (Black 000) , Adidas Stan Smith J, Zapatillas de Gimnasia para Niños Blanco (Footwear White/Footwear White/Green 0) mysChuck Taylor - Zapatillas altas Unisex Niños , Geox J New Sandal Storm B, Sandalias con Punta Abierta para Niños Verde (Military) , Availcx Clarks Vennor Walk, Zapatos de Cordones Derby para Hombre - , Lotto Viper Ultra III Clay - , Zapatos de Cuero para Hombres Zapatos de Cuero para Hombres con Suela en Punta Trabajo Formal de Negocios Mocasines... - Salewa Ms Firetail 3 GTX, Zapatillas de Senderismo para Hombre - Zapatos de hombre de cuero, Gracosy Hombre Negocio Vestir Espacio de trabajo Cuero Partido Oxfords Zapatos Mocasines Zapatos casuales Zapatos bajos de bandas caqui Victoria Safari Serraje, Zapatillas de Deporte, Unisex Adulto Negro , HBDLH Zapatos de Mujer/Bajo Martin Botas Botines Botas Planas Botas Británicas.Black Treinta Y Ocho - Macarena Lentejjuela Elefante, Alpargatas para Mujer Gris (Unico Unico) , VIVIOO Tacón Alto Bombas Zapatos De Mujer Zapatos De Punta Redonda De Verano Zapatos De Boda Dulce Fiesta Zapatos De Tacón Cuadrado Simples Hebilla, Gris, 6 Gray , ZQ Zapatos de mujer - Tac¨®n Plano - Comfort / Puntiagudos - Planos - Exterior / Oficina y Trabajo / Vestido -... - , Merrell Adhera Slide Sandal - Nine West nwINTIMIDATE - Botas para Mujer - zapatos casuales Sra primavera y otoño femenina zapatos del elevador calzado transpirable ásperos con los zapatos... - , LUCKY ROAD Sandalias De Las Mujeres De Gran Tamaño Tacones Altos Rivet PU Peep Toe Novia Ladies Ladies Wedding... - New Balance W680v5, Zapatillas de Running para Mujer Negro (Black/Blue) , New Balance 1080v8, Zapatillas de Running para Mujer Negro (Black/White Black/White) , Site Gravier Rigger botas de seguridad marrón talla 11 - , Fizik R1 INFINITO - Zapatillas, Unisex, R1INFIN18-2010-42, blanco/negro, 42 blanco/negro Zohula Originals Blanco Chanclas 20 Pares Incluyendo Cesta - Tamaños 38-39 M - desy de mujer Zapatos PU (Poliuretano) Otoño Invierno ergonómico Botas cuadrado punta redonda hebilla cordones... - LvYuan-ggx Cremalleras de verano de los talones de las mujeres PU casual , black , 34 - , Joma T.Match Lady Zapatillas Padel Tenis Mujer Vanessa Wu Lenora, Zuecos para Mujer Beige (Beige 06) , Maxguard 900319, Zuecos Unisex Adulto, Negro, 42 EU - Ruby ShooPolly - Sandalias con Cuña Mujer Blue Noël Access Mini Rappy, Zapatillas para Bebés Azul (Royal 008)

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

Pikolinos Calabria 7123 - cordones Zapatos de B06W5C4YP6 cordones de cuero Rosa para mujer Rosa 8d1c688 - blueshirtdesigns.space

Pikolinos Calabria 7123 - cordones Zapatos de B06W5C4YP6 cordones de cuero Rosa para mujer Rosa 8d1c688

Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Bailarinas

“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.

623837
1827144
2164798
2233721
2859886
6492347
7047495
15869958
15930990

 Tel:+1-(408) 386-8191

 

 

365 San Aleso Ave

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

info@zikon.com