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

CMP Arietis, Zapatos de High Rise Senderismo para Mujer Gris (Grey U739) , Adidas Terrex Ax2r GTX W, Zapatillas de Senderismo para Mujer Negro (Negbas / Negbas / Esctra 000) , VIVIOO Tacón Alto Zapatos De Las Mujeres De Las Bombas Punta Estrecha Zapatos De La Boda De La Fiesta De Encaje con Cordones Zapatos Simples Tacones Altos, Negro, 11 Black Karrimor Ottawa 2 Ladies Weathertite, Botas de Senderismo Para Mujer Negro (Black Sea) VIVIOO Tacón Alto Clásicos Rojos Y Negros, Dos Tonos, Cambio De Color, Tacones Altos, Bodas, Estilete, Mujeres, Rojo Y Negro, 8Cm, 5 red and black 8cm , DEERWORD Mujer Bolsos mochila Bolsas escolares Bolsos bandolera Shoppers y bolsos de hombro Cuero de PU Gris , GAOLIM Zapatos De Mujer Para El Taladro De Agua De Manantial A La Punta De Los Zapatos De Tacón Alto Fino Con Singles Femeninos Zapatos Zapatos De Boda Superficial, Tacones Altos De Boca Chica ,38, Rosa Rosa GAOLIM Zapatos De Mujer Señaló Los Zapatos De Tacón Alto Y Delgado con Luz En Los Singles Femeninos Zapatos Zapatos De Trabajo Pro Pajarita Rojo Zapatos De Boda,41, Vino Rojo 9Cm Vino rojo 9cm Aigle TL W Cvs, Zapatos de Low Rise Senderismo para Mujer Beige - Beige (Sand) Bolsos para mujer Bolsos bandolera Shoppers y bolsos de hombro Cuero de PU Bolsos totes 3pcs Set Gris , Mujeres abiertas Toe Pump estilo romano de encaje de cuero sandalias de flechas de tacón alto de las botas cruzadas con correa 33-43 , blue , 33 blue Hi-Tec Equilibrio St Bijou Mid 200 I Waterproof, Botas de Senderismo para Mujer Marrón (Dk Chocolate) , ZH Zapatos de Mujer en Botas de Mujer de Invierno Planas Del Oeste Borran Botas Cortas de Cuero,Negro,37 Negro , Mountain Warehouse Zapatillas Direction para mujer - Zapatillas impermeables, zapatillas cómodas para mujer, zapatillas acolchadas para cualquier temperada Gris oscuro , DEERWORD Bolsos para mujer Bolsos bandolera Shoppers y bolsos de hombro Cuero de PU Bolsos totes Burdeos Burdeos , Adidas Terrex Ax2r W, Zapatillas de Senderismo para Mujer Negro (Black) The North Face T92Y8VYYN. 7, Zapatillas Mujer Multicolor (Phantom Gris Heather Print/Cayenne Red) GAOLIM Zapatos De Mujer Señaló Los Zapatos De Tacón Alto Y Delgado con Luz En Los Singles Femeninos Zapatos Zapatos De Trabajo Pro Pajarita Rojo Zapatos De Boda,32, Negro De 9Cm. Negro 9cm , Keen Terradora WP, Zapatos de Low Rise Senderismo para Mujer Rosa (Rhododendron/Marsala) , Salomon XA Pro 3D GTX W - Zapatillas para Mujer Rojo , Brooks Addiction Walker V-Strap, Zapatillas de Nordic Walking para Mujer Nero (Black 001) , Salomon Toundra Pro CSWP W, Botas de Senderismo para Mujer Negro (Phantom / Black / Amparo Blue) , The North Face Litewave Fastpack Mid Gore-Tex, Botas de Senderismo Para Mujer Varios Colores (Urban Navy/Nastrtium Orange) , VIVIOO Tacón Alto Bombas De Mujer Zapatos De Tacón Alto Zapatos De Fiesta De Leopardo Fino Zapatos De Fiesta De Mujer Tallas Grandes Bombas De Punta Única Femenina 45, Dos Piezas 6Cm, 7.5 Two Piece 6cm GAOLIM Zapatos De Mujer Señaló Los Zapatos De Tacón Alto Y Delgado con Luz En Los Singles Femeninos Zapatos Zapatos De Trabajo Pro Pajarita Rojo Zapatos De Boda,36, Negro De 9Cm. Negro 9cm Columbia Bangor Omni-Heat, Botas de Nieve para Mujer Negro (Black, Monument 010) , Mujeres abiertas Toe Pump estilo romano de encaje de cuero sandalias de flechas de tacón alto de las botas cruzadas con correa 33-43 , blue , 40 blue , mujeres Guantes Candy Color High Heels Pez boca High Heels impermeable Plataforma para vestido de noche Mode Guantes boda Primavera y Verano Gran tamaño opcional gaolixia, leopardo, 37 leopardo , Northwest Territory Ladies Montana/Pino Totalmente Impermeable Senderismo/Senderismo Cordones Trainer Shoe negro/rosa

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Vans UY Authentic, Zapatillas para Niños Negro (Decay Palms) , Converse CTAS Hi White, Zapatillas Altas Unisex Niños Wei? (White) , Naturino Zapatilla Baja Verde Militar de Ante y Cuero, con Cierre de Cremallera Lateral, Niño, Niños Verde Scuro , Gorila 16705 Bota 30 - , Bisgaard 70311118, Sandalias con Punta Cerrada Unisex Niños Verde (1003 Green 1003) CAFe NOIR Sneakers Cafè Noir PB625 Scarpe Uomo In Crosta e Tessuto Trapuntato Blu 42 - Vans Ward Hi Suede/Canvas, Zapatillas Altas Hombre - , Ricosta Trim, Zapatillas Altas para Hombre - , Nike PerformanceLUNAREPIC Low Flyknit 2 - Zapatillas Neutras - Black - Bota de combate Logan Cap Toe para hombres, 87916-Black, 9 D US - Converse - Zapatillas para hombre - YaNanHome Zapatos para Hombre/Alpargatas Zapatos de Lona Transpirables de Verano de Estilo Nuevo Zapatos de Plataforma Casual Salvaje de Estilo Coreano (Color : Beige, Size : 43) Beige , Magnum Panther 8.0 Sz 54296/069/01 - Zapatos de cuero para hombre Negro Bertie Primus, Mocasines para Hombre Negro (Black) , ggx/de zapatos de mujer otoño tacón señaló Toe tacones fiesta y tarde/vestido Stiletto talón espumosos glitter... - , Slipper CAICOLOR Sandalias Planas con Hebilla Cuadrada Baja Punta Abierta con Simple (Color : Blanco, Tamaño : EU35/UK3/CN34) Blanco , Salewa WS Mtn Trainer Mid GTX, Botas de Senderismo para Mujer Marrón/Negro (Tarmac/Swing Green 0620) Reebok Classic Leather Woven Emb, Zapatillas Para Mujer - , Mizuno Wave Kazan Mujer US 9.5 Morado Grande Zapato para Correr UK 7 - , SUN 68 E2386 Sneaker Donna Nero Scarpe Maculato Shoe Woman - , Tri Actor - Grey Blue - Adidas S83695 - Zapatillas de Deporte Mujer - Sexy Botas de Lluvia de Moda Botas de Tubo Corto de Mujer Zapatos de Agua Planas con Botas de Goma Planas Bajas... - , XTI 46213, Zapatillas de Estar por Casa para Mujer - , Maritan 140468MF 1488 Botas Mujeres - , Gabor Shoes Gabor Basic, Bailarinas para Mujer Negro (Schwarz) Zapatos de mujer Sandalias de moda Primavera Verano Sandalias de tacón bajo Rhinestone Sandalias de hierba de... - LGK&FA Flat Bottomed Short Boots Suede Tassel Side Zipper Boots Thirty-Nine Brown brown GONGFF Sandalias De PVC Rosa Zapatos De Vestir Botas De Tobillo Y Sandalias De Tacón Alto,Black,42 Black , Nike 844104-403, Zapatos de Primeros Pasos para Bebés, Azul (Coastal Blue/Wolf Grey/White/Black), 30 EU - ,

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

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Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Zapatillas de senderismo

“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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