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.

Unbekannt Sint?tico para - Chanclas de Sint?tico para Mujer Unbekannt Blanco 7b56599 - 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

 

Unbekannt Sint?tico para - Chanclas de Sint?tico para Mujer Unbekannt Blanco 7b56599

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

Unbekannt Sint?tico para - Chanclas de Sint?tico para Mujer Unbekannt Blanco 7b56599

When printed on flexible substrates

ZPL Mujer Tobillo Correa Cuña Tacón Sandalias Señoras Diamante Vestir Boda Paseo Fiesta Zapatos tamaño, Purple, EUR 41/UK 8 Purple , Toms Classics 1001A07, Alpargatas Hombre Mermaid Khaki Canvas Pink Smu Heart&M Mujer Zapatos Aterciopelado Otoño Invierno Confort Botas Tacón Stiletto Dedo Puntiagudo Pedrería Cremallera Para Negro Gris Marrón Rojo , red , us7.5 eu38 uk5.5 cn38 red Mujer Señoras Estilete Alto Talones por Mujer Boda Zapatos Satín Cerrado Puntiagudo Dedo del pie Zapatillas Fiesta Vestir , red , EUR 36/ UK 4 red Heart&M Mujer Zapatos Cuero Primavera Otoño Invierno Confort Innovador Pump Básico Botas Tacón Stiletto Mitad de Gemelo Cremallera Para Boda , red , us5.5 eu36 uk3.5 cn35 red , ZPL Mujeres Señoras Mid Low High Heel Strappy Diamante Party Prom Prom Sandalias Zapatos Tamaño, Blue, EUR 36/UK 4 Blue Fitflop Lulu - Sandalias de dedo de cuero para mujer Marrón , GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Innovador Botas hasta el Tobillo Semicuero Otoño Invierno Boda Casual Fiesta y Noche Vestido Pedrería Tacón RobustoNegro , brown , us5 / eu35 / uk3 / cn34 brown , Toms Classics 1001A07, Alpargatas Hombre Charcoal Herringbone , GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Confort Botas hasta el Tobillo Otoño Invierno Semicuero Casual Borla Tacón Robusto Blanco Negro Marrón 10 - 12 cms , white , us7.5 / eu38 / uk5.5 / cn38 white Salomon RX Break, Chanclas para Mujer Azul (Night Sky/Night Sky/Blue Curacao) DESY Mujer Tacones Pump Básico Tejido Otoño Invierno Casual Fucsia Rojo Wine 10 - 12 cms , 39 Toms Classics 1001A07, Alpargatas Hombre Mushroom Rose Gold Rope Smu , Toms Classics 1001A07, Alpargatas Hombre Chocolate Brown Suede/Red Plaid , Heart&M Mujer Botas Confort Innovador Botas de Moda Otoño Invierno Semicuero Casual Lunares Tacón Robusto Negro Gris Almendra 7 5 - 9 5 cms , gray , us6.5-7 eu37 uk4.5-5 cn37 gray GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Confort PU Otoño Casual Negro Rosa Almendra 7 5 - 9 5 cms , almond , us8.5 / eu39 / uk6.5 / cn40 almond Heart&M Mujer Zapatos Sintético Otoño Invierno Confort Botas Tacón Stiletto Dedo Puntiagudo Cremallera Para Negro Gris Marrón , black , us5 eu35 uk3 cn34 black , Linea Scarpa Zapato Abierto Santos Zapatos de Baño Mujer Negro DESY Mujer Zapatos Cuero real Cuero Nobuck Primavera Otoño Pump Básico Botas hasta el Tobillo Botas Tacón Robusto Dedo redondo Con Pajarita , black , us5 / eu35 / uk3 / cn34 black , Sanuk Yoga Sling#2 Prints, Chanclas para Mujer Patriotic Kaleidosco , GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Confort Botas hasta el Tobillo Otoño Invierno Semicuero Casual Borla Tacón Robusto Blanco Negro Marrón 10 - 12 cms , black , us9.5-10 / eu41 / uk7.5-8 / cn42 black , Heart&M Mujer Botas Confort Innovador Botas hasta el Tobillo Otoño Invierno Semicuero Casual Banda Tacón Cuña Negro Beige Marrón 5 - 7 cms , brown , us8 / eu39 / uk6 / cn39 brown SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Verano Polipiel Tacón Alto Transpirable Pendiente Cómodo Hollow Negro 7.5 US/38 EU/5 UK Negro ZPL Mujer Señoras Fiesta Diamante Noche Boda Nupcial Paseo Strappy Medio Tacón Sandalias, Rojo, EUR 43/UK 10 Rojo Toms Classics 1001A07, Alpargatas Hombre Faded-rose. , ZPL Mujer Verano Punta abierta Tobillo Correa Tacón Cuero Sandalias Estilete Vestir Zapatillas Fiesta, red, EUR 37/UK 5 red , ZPL Mujer Señoras Fiesta Diamante Noche Boda Nupcial Paseo Strappy Medio Tacón Sandalias, Rojo, EUR 41/UK 8 Rojo Single shoes - female Flores europeas y americanas diamante plano romano sandalias de mujer zapatos de playa (Color : Negro, Tamaño : 36-Shoes long230mm) Negro , DESY Mujer Tacones Pump Básico Cuero real Verano Otoño Casual Plata Morado Arco Iris Negro y Plateado Negro / verde 10 - 12 cms , black/green , 38 black/green

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Pom D Api Walk Desert Boot - , Superfit Husky, Botas de Nieve para Niños Negro (Schwarz 00) , Sidi - Botas para motocicleta Sidi Vortice, negro negro , Timberland Euro Sprint - Botas para niños Black Fallen SLASH Youth 43070008 - Zapatillas de skate de ante para niños Negro , Asics Gel-Respector, Zapatillas Para Hombre - Cofra Typhoon S5 SRC - Bota de seguridad (talla 47), color verde - Vans - Atwood, Zapatillas Hombre - El hombre que conducía el coche Patines Calzado casual calzado casual clásico de alta calidad black El hombre que conducía el coche Patines Calzado casual calzado casual clásico de alta calidad blue Barco de encaje zapatos Timberland CA1BHT Tidelands 2 Ojo Negro Negro Brando Black Brando , GTVERNH-Otoño e invierno bien y botas cortas mujeres plataforma impermeable cabeza redonda Martin botas cremallera... - , Gola Harrier Squared Pale Grey, Zapatillas para Mujer - LBDX Boca Baja EN Punta de Tacón Grueso Moda Sexy Tacones Altos Sandalias Ms Rojo Teva W Terra Fi Lite, Sandalias de Punta Descubierta Para Mujer Morado (Red Rhubarb) , Teva 8967, Sandalias Mujer - AWXJX Chanclas para mujer Pendiente desgaste exterior piscina tacón alto Flores antideslizante Gris 7 US/37.5... - Sandalias de Verano Mujer Cuña Talón Boca de Pescado Grueso Sandalias levantadas Zapatos 5cm Negro Xue Qiqi tira de tierra de los zapatos de tacón alto satinado grueso con punta plana solo zapatos y mujeres,36... - , Asics - Zapatos unisex Blanco / Azul SHINIK Zapatos atléticos ocasionales de las mujeres Zapatos de malla respirables del verano Zapatos ligeros de la sacudida súper negros/grises/púrpuras Tamaño 35-41 (Color : Gris, tamaño : 38) Gris , DALL Zapatos de tacón Ly-735 Moda Boca De Pescado Zapatos De Mujer Tacones Finos Zapatos De Tacón Alto Sandalias... - , Asso Ballerina, Bailarinas para Mujer - SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Verano Pendiente Toe Clip Antideslizante Impermeable Inferior Grueso Tacón Alto Outdoor... - , 9.5cm Chunkly tacón vestido botas Chelsea botas mujeres punteadas dedo del pie Seude elástico banda botas de tobillo Martin Botas Locomotive Boots Eu tamaño 32-42 ( Color : Brown , Size : 37 ) Brown SHOESHAOGE Señora Sandalias Verano Una Palabra con Zapatos De Mujer Grandes Astilleros Roma High Heel Fashion... - Vans Authentic, Zapatillas de Tela Unisex Rojo (Red) Clarks Akilah Eden, Sandalia con Pulsera para Mujer Negro (Black Leather) Raider Chanclas Rider Infinity Thong, Zapatos de Playa y Piscina Unisex Adulto Multicolor (Varios Colores R82208/24050) RTRY Zapatillas De Mujer &Amp; Flip-Flops Zapatillas Pvc Summer Party &Amp; Noche Crystal Stiletto Talón Ruby Negro Blanco 5En &Amp; Sobre Ruby Us12 / Ue44 / Uk10 / Cn46 US12 / EU44 / UK10 / CN46

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

Unbekannt Sint?tico para - Chanclas de Sint?tico para Mujer Unbekannt Blanco 7b56599 - blueshirtdesigns.space

Unbekannt Sint?tico para - Chanclas de Sint?tico para Mujer Unbekannt Blanco 7b56599

Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Chanclas

“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.

6033626
6420574
8938394
9947721
10347696
12951329
16405745
17602628
17815685

 Tel:+1-(408) 386-8191

 

 

365 San Aleso Ave

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

info@zikon.com