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

Hotter Leap EXF, Náuticos para Mujer Negro (Jet Black 026) Romika Soling, Zapatillas Unisex Adulto Azul (Jeans) , Vivobarefoot Womens Gobi II Leather Boots Black LFEU Náuticos de Otra Piel Mujer marrón , Sperry Náuticos de Lona Para Mujer NavyWhitegetreift LFEU Náuticos de Otra Piel Mujer gris oscuro Sperry Top Sider A/o 2 - Náuticos de cuero para mujer Marrón Sebago Docksides, Náuticos para Mujer Marrón (Brown Oiled Waxy Lea) Zapatos de mujer Cuero Ponerse Plano Antideslizante Suelas blandas Mocasín Oficina y carrera Bailarina Tamaño 35 a 41 , Dark Red , EU38 Dark Red , Sperry Crest Vibe Crepe Chambr. Navy - Náuticos Mujer Azul (Navy 62) , Bornran - Sandalias con Cuña de Piel Mujer Amarillo , JITIAN - Náuticos de Caucho Mujer Morado Saque De Calzado De Damas A Mitad De La Pantorrilla Botas De Rojo , Sperry Crest Resort 2-Tone - Náuticos de Mujer EN Color Rosa - RoseG - Zapatillas altas Mujer Paul Green Botas de Piel Para Mujer marrón , Le Coq Sportif Náuticos de Material Sintético Para Mujer Multicolor Multicolor negro , Skechers Go Step-Riptide, Náuticos para Mujer Navy Cabana , Zapatos de mujer piel genuina Ponerse Plano Suelas blandas Mocasines Metal Puntiagudo Oficina y carrera Bailarina Tamaño 35 a 39 , Beige , EU38 Beige , Sebago Docksides Nbk W, Náuticos para Mujer Multicolor (Navy/Coral N13) LFEU Náuticos de Otra Piel Mujer gris claro Bornran - Sandalias con Cuña de Piel Mujer Naranja Lutalica - Correa para el Tobillo de Sintético Mujer Azul Mate Beppi Portoghese en piel Scarpe Da Barca / Mocassini mujer Azul Marino / Marrón Gosch Shoes Zapatos Mujer Chelsea Boots Botines 7105-320 EN 6 Colores Negro/Blanco Romika Laser 20002 70 000 - Zapatillas de lona estilo mocasín unisex Blanco (Weiss) Sperry Crest Resort Two-Tone Grey - Náuticos Mujer Gris (Grey 80) , Sebago BALA - Punta abierta de cuero mujer Negro - Negro , Hotter Laurel, Náuticos para Mujer Marfil (Cream 108)

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Spieth & Wensky - Zapatos de Cordones de Cuero para Hombre - Nike Laufschuh Air Zoom Pegasus 35, Zapatillas de Running para Hombre Blue Orbit/Bright Citron/Blue Void , Shenduo Zapatos Hombre Primavera Verano - Mocasines de Cuero Suave con Suela Goma Calzado Cómodos para Hombre... - , Helly Hansen Berge Viking Low, Hombre Zapatillas de deporte - Botas De Cordones De Cat Trenton para Hombre 11 UK/45 EU Marrón - , Zapatos de Seguridad para Hombre Zapatillas de Seguridad Trabajo Industrial y Deportiva con Puntera de Acero LM-105 Gris Oscuro , Callaghan- Zapato 12300 serraje marrón caballero - Caterpillar Stickshift, Botas para Hombre Negro (Mens Black) Gran Hombres De Cuero De Alta Ayuda Zapatos Calientes Botas En Las Botas Aumentó Las Botas Black , Zapatos De Oxford Hombres Casual Apuntado Encaje Negocios Moda Comodidad Exterior Transpirable Zapatos De Cuero Black Hugo Boss Dressapp_Cheb_BU Hombres Zapatos , Skechers Skech Appeal-Hi Shine - Zapatillas Deportiva, Niñas - ggx/de zapatos de mujer stiletto talón Peep Toe remaches Bomba más colores disponibles beige-us8.5 / eu39 / uk6.5 / cn40 IGI&Co Dsr 11696, Sandalias con Punta Abierta para Mujer - , Donyyyy Espina de Pez zapatillas,Plata (A),44 Forty , Lacoste Carnaby EVO 118 6 SPW Wht/Gld, Zapatillas para Mujer - Salomon Quest Prime GTX W, Botas de Senderismo para Mujer Multicolor (Detroit/Asphalt/Lucite Green 000) , Vogstyle Mujeres Primavera/El verano Hecho A mano Cuero Zapatos De Los Planos Marrón Reebok Royal Charm, Zapatillas de Deporte para Mujer Negro (Black/Baseball Grey 000) Fornarina PE18YF2868 Sandalias Mujeres - Joma Top Flex - Zapatillas, unisex - L5 - Arcopédico - Color negro. Muy ligeros y adaptables a la forma del pie. Con doble soporte del arco para distribuir... - , Fornarina Yuma, Zapatillas para Mujer Negro (Black 00) Hogan Mujer HXW2830U352IJI0906 Plata/Blanco Cuero Zapatillas , ZHZNVX HSXZ Zapatos de Mujer Otoño Invierno PU Confort Botas de Tacón Chunky Round Toe Botines/Botines Informales... - , Carson Ballet plano de mujer, negro, antiguo, suave, vintage, 10 m US - Salabobo - Destalonado de Piel Mujer Plata Dublin - Botas de equitación para mujer marrón , A la luz de la primavera con el tamaño, la luz los singles femeninos zapatos, blanco 45 creamy-white , SHINIK Plataforma de zapatos de mujer con tacones gruesos Cuero de primavera y verano Nueva palabra sandalias de hebilla (Color : Azul, tamaño : 36) Azul ,

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

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Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Náuticos

“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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