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

Adidas Originals Superstar Fashion Youth Clear Brown Leather Trainers Clear Brown/Linen Khaki Naturino Deven, Zapatillas para Niños Multicolor (Piombo-jeans-giallo 9103) , Primigi Paq 14557, Zapatillas para Niños Negro (Nero-cel.fl/Per 22) Naturino Meadow VL, Zapatillas para Niños Azul (Navy) , Vertbaudet Zapatillas de Deporte de Otra Piel Niños grisestampado Converse Star Player Adulte Core Canvas Ox - Zapatillas deportivas, unisex Multicolor Sergio Tacchini Chukka, Zapatillas Altas Unisex Niños Gris (Flag 02) , mysChuck Taylor - Zapatillas altas Niños , Biomecanics 151180, Zapatillas infantil Blanco Y Azul , Adidas ZX Flux C, Zapatillas Unisex Niños Negro (Negbas/Negbas/Ftwbla 000) , Converse CTAS Hyperslip Ox Pure Platinum, Zapatillas Unisex Niños Azul (Pure Platinum/Nightfall Blue 020) , Bullboxer Ahs003e5l, Zapatillas para Niños Azul (Blue Blue) , New Balance Kxprem1y, Zapatillas de Running Unisex Niños Rosa (Salmon) Zapatillas Jordan – Air Jordan First Class Bg Blanco/Rojo/Gris Talla: 36,5 - , Camper Pelotas Persil Kids - Zapatillas Unisex niños Red (Medium Red) Converse All Star Customized Unisex - Zapatos Personalizados (Producto Artesano) Hippie Paisley , mys Chuck Taylor - Zapatillas de tela para niño New Balance Zapatillas Para Niño, Color Azul, Marca, Modelo Zapatillas Para Niño Obi Kids LIFESTY Azul Blue mysChuck Taylor - Zapatillas altas Niños , Victoria Deportivo Basket Glitter - Botas Unisex Niños Gris (Antracita) Puma Scarpe Kids Sneakers Flex Essential in Tela BLU 190683-02 , Froddo Children Shoe G3130110, Zapatillas para Niños Azul (Dark Blue I17) Geox J Xunday D, Zapatillas Altas para Niños Gris (Dk Yellow/Grey) Munich Massana, Zapatillas Unisex Adulto Gris , Crocs Bumper Toe - Zapatillas de sintético para Niño Blu (Ultramarine/Oyster) , Dockers by Gerli - Zapatillas de Material Sintético para niño azul azul , Converse CTAS Hi Blue Tint, Zapatillas Altas Unisex Niños Blanco (Blue Tint/Blue Tint/Blue Tint 454) , Geox J Nebula a, Zapatillas para Niños Gris (Grey) , MYSChuck Taylor - Zapatillas altas Unisex Niños ,

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Balocchi 973098 Ankle Boots Niños - , CMP Rigel, Zapatos de High Rise Senderismo Unisex Adulto Rojo (Ibisco) New Balance 574v1, Zapatillas Unisex Niños Púrpura (Hunter/Purple/Black) Zapatos Hombre MORATTI Mocasines Beige Cuero de Ante AP382 (42,5 EU) - , Dr. Martens - Botas para hombre - , Salomon Speedcross 4 GTX, Calzado de Trail Running para Hombre Rojo (Fiery Red/Red Dalhia/Bright Marigol) , Alexandra Toffeln stc-fw527bk-5 ezi-protecta, Plain, de goma, tamaño: 5, color negro - , Samurai 1034306010 zapatos bajos Bengala S3 HRO HI CI SRC negro/naranja - , Rockport Tough Bucks Plain Toe 2, Zapatos de Cordones Oxford para Hombre Negro (Black) ASICS - Zapatillas de running infantil, tamaño 37.5 - Adidas Cote SPZL, Brown/Brown/Simple Brown - Remonte D5870-40 - Zapatillas Para Mujer - Stonefly 110492 Sandalias Altos Mujeres - , Vans Brigata - Zapatilla Baja Unisex Adulto - , Lacoste Lt Fit Mujer Zapatillas Azul - The North Face W HH Fp LTE II GTX, Zapatillas de Senderismo para Mujer Varios Colores (Dark Shadow Grey/Violet Tulle) kekafu Chica s botas otoño / invierno Comfort Polipiel Boda / Exteriores / Partido y por la noche / Vestido /... - , Diadora - Diablo Low S3 Ci, zapatos de trabajo Unisex adulto, Negro (Nero), 39 EU - , New Balance Fuel Core Coast V3, Zapatillas de Running para Mujer Azul (Navy/Black) Hi-Tec - Botas de Senderismo para Mujer Charcoal/Blush - , JRenok - Brogue Mujer - Superga 2750-Cotw Multicolors Outsole, Zapatillas para Mujer - , ZHZNVX HSXZ Zapatos de Mujer de Cuero de Nubuck Caer Nieve Botas de Invierno Botas de Moda Botas Bota Plano Redondeado... - , Trussardi - Sandalias con cuña ante mujer señora - IGI&Co - Alpargatas para mujer - KHSKX-Otoño Coreano Damas Zapatos Zapatos De Tacon Alto Zapatos Con Gruesos Madre Todos Coinciden Con Hembra Xie Ziqiu Treinta Y Seis Black black K-Swiss Performance Hypermatch HB, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Blanco (White/Purple/Orange) Uvex 2 S2 - Zapato de seguridad (suela para exterior, ligero, material exterior: terciopelo, varias tallas), color, talla 46 EU gris/naranja , Zapatos botas de invierno decoración metálica de tamaño femenino con botas Green (Terry) , Clarks Akilah Eden, Sandalia con Pulsera para Mujer Azul (Navy Combi Sde) ,

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

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Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Zapatillas

“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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