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

Falcotto Zapatos Primeros Pasos de Ante Para Niño Stone/Navy Geox B Djrock a, Zapatillas para Bebés Negro (Black/Orange C0038) Geox B New Balu a, Zapatillas para Bebés Pink (Dk Pink) Keen Newport H2, Botines de Senderismo para Bebés Turquesa (Hawaiian Blue/Green Glow) WALKEY ZAPATOS FLEXIBLES CON POIS CORDONES Y ZIP BEIGE/ORO HEMBRA MADE IN ITALY beige/oro Geox B Waviness B, Zapatillas para Bebés Rojo (Red/Royal) Kickers Chicago BB, Zapatillas para Bebés Blanco (Blanc/ Rouge 34) Superfit SPORT4 MINI - Zapatos primeros pasos para niño gris gris Azul (Blau/Grün 80 80) Geox B New Balu B, Botas Clasicas para Bebés Rosa (Dk Pink) , Geox B Kilwi a, Zapatillas para Bebés Rosa (Lt Pink) Geox B Todo Boy a, Zapatos de Primeros Pasos para Bebés Azul (Navy/Silverc0673) , Ricosta Prisja, Zapatillas para Bebés Rojo (Fuchsia 360) , Kickers Woopy, Sandalias para Bebés Rosa (Fuchsia Rose 213) Geox B Kaytan H, Botines de Senderismo para Bebés Gris (Grey/Navyc0665) Noël Access Mini Rappy, Zapatillas para Bebés Azul (Royal 008) , Geox B Kaytan a, Zapatillas para Bebés Beige (Beige/Gold) , RobeezCosy Boot - Primeros Pasos Bebé-Niños Azul (Bleu Clair) Lacoste Carnaby EVO 317 5, Entrenadores Unisex Bebé Morado (Violet Purp) Geox B New Balu a, Zapatillas para Bebés Pink (Dk Pink) , WALKEY BOTAS FLEXIBLES CON CORDONES, CREMALLERA LATERAL Y FONDO DE ALOE PRIMEROS PASOS MADE IN ITALY AM60560B TAUPE/CUERO Taupe , Kickers Bonbon - Primeros Pasos Bebé - Unisex Rosa (Rose Blanc Rose Clair 133) , Geox B Kaytan C, Botas Clasicas para Bebés Negro (Black/Beige) Ricosta Cory, Zapatillas para Bebés Rojo (Pop 320) Geox B Kaytan a, Zapatillas para Bebés Beige (Beige/Gold) , Geox B New Flick B, Zapatillas para Bebés Azul (Navy) Geox B Rishon B, Zapatillas para Bebés Beige (Beige/Gold) Geox B Sandal Tapuz B, Sandalias de Punta Descubierta para Bebés Blanco Geox B Kilwi C, Zapatillas para Bebés Azul (Navy C4002) Superfit Saturnus, Zapatillas para Bebés Azul (Blau/Blau 80 80) ,

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Timberland Park Hopper 2-Strap Infant Plotting Soil Leather Flat Sandals Marron Paredes SP5006 ne43 Black Electron – Zapatos de seguridad SBP talla 43 NEGRO - Asics Gel-Cumulus 19, Zapatillas de Running Para Hombre Gris (Glacier Grey/White/Victoria Blue 9601) Desai Zapatos de Cordones Oxford para Hombre - New Balance U420ugb - Zapatos de Primeros Pasos Hombre Black/Grey , El hombre que conducía el coche Patines Calzado casual calzado casual clásico de alta calidad green Zapatos de Seguridad Deportivos y Antideslizantes -SAFETOE 7295 Zapatos de Trabajo para Hombre de Verano Color Gris Callaghan 11801 Lone star - Zapato casual caballero, Adaptaction Azul , INMONARCH Seda de Yute de Color Esmeralda Hombres Zapatos de Boda MJ18266 Crocs Crocband Flip, Chanclas Unisex Adulto Grün (Volt Green/White 394) , NAPAPIJRI Footwear Hope, Alpargatas para Mujer Naranja (Coral N53) Stonefly Macy 6, Botines para Mujer - The Flexx Easy Row Sandalias Mujer - Zapatos de mujer Primavera y verano Sandalias de tacón alto Grueso con corbata Baotou estable Casual Tacones altos... - , YMFIE Verano Dama Square Talón Tobillo Sandalias de Correa Correa Cruzada Toe Toe Cómodos Zapatos de Tacón Alto... - Nike 844929-002, Zapatillas de Trail Running para Mujer Gris (Dark Grey / Dark Grey-pure Platinum) Sandalias y Chanclas para Mujer, Color Negro, Marca DEICOLLI, Modelo Sandalias Y Chanclas para Mujer DEICOLLI... - , Cafè Noir KDA910377410 377 Platino 41 Zapatillas Laminado FORATO - , HUAIHAIZ Tacones de mujer Zapatos de boda Botas Zapatos de novia de cristal agua de perforación con lady tacones... - Columbia Island Press Shastalavista Mid Omni-Tech - Women - Botas de senderismo - , NINGUTA invierno ante tobillo botas mujer zapatos de mujer - Keen Uneek O2 W, Zapatillas para Mujer Astral Aura , Vans Authentic, Zapatillas de Tela Unisex Negro ZAPATILLA K-SWISS COURT IMPACT HB WHITE/SILVER Blanco (White/Silver 155) , L@YC Zapatos De Boda Para Mujer Primavera OtoñO SatéN Y Noche Boda Rhinestone Pearl Glitters - Oxypas Medilogic Emily Slip-resistant, Antistatic Nursing Shoe, White (Lbl), 6.5 UK (40 EU) blanco - White (Lbl) , Felmini Zapatos Para Mujer - Enamorarse com Beja B135 - Botas Cowboy & Biker - Cuero Genuino - Gris Gris Hudson London Jenna, Mary Jane para Mujer Negro (Black) , Mujer Estilete Alto Talones Sandalias Tobillo Strappy Corbata de moño Mirar furtivamente Dedo del pie Fiesta Zapatillas Paseo Noche Grande Tamaño 35-44 , apricot , EUR 42/ UK 9 apricot Skechers Reggae-Zig Swag, Chanclas para Mujer Negro ,

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

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Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Primeros pasos

“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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