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

Skechers Breathe-Easy-Sweet Darling, Zapatillas para Mujer - Sandalias ZCJB Zapatos De Tacón Bajo De Diamantes De Imitación Mezcla De Colores Vestir Exteriores Cuero Verano... - Birkenstock Gizeh Eva, Chanclas Unisex Adulto - Stivaletto A.S. 98 520276 Nero - , Sandalias de tacón alto y estilo de moda de mujer de tacón alto, color de albaricoque, treinta y ocho - , Heart&M Mujer Botas Botas de Equitación Botas de Moda Botas de Moto Cuero Patentado Otoño Invierno Fiesta y Noche... - , Retrò breve stivali stivali da donna in pelle aumentata femmina Martin , khaki , 76*60cm - , Burberry Zapatos Zapatillas de Deporte Mujer Nuevo Blanco - , Sandalias, Europa y los Estados Unidos Zapatos de Cuero Sandalias de Verano Zapatos de Cuero Moda Delgado de Tacón... - Gabor Bridget Womens Casual Pompe - GARDINI Spirit Zapatillas Mujer Zapatillas 1288650 Blanco - , Abeba - Zuecos de cuero para mujer - RUGAI-UE Sandalias de tacón alto de las señoras europeas y americanas, sandalias de gran tamaño de la hebilla... - , Asics Gel-Lyte Evo retro de las zapatillas de running - Boreal Cayenne W s - Zapatos deportivos para mujer, color marrón, talla 7 - , Elegant high shoes Zapatos de Boda Para Mujer Sandalias con Punta Boda/Fiesta y Noche Zapatos de Boda Más Colores... - , Clarks Calla Violet, Zapatos de Talón Abierto para Mujer - , Birkenstock Gizeh Leder, Chanclas para Mujer - ZHZNVX Sandalias Verano Mujer Sexy de Satén Nuevo CD Banquete Interesante Mujer Zapatos, Cinturones y Zapatos... - Onemix - Sandalias con Cuña de Material Sintético Adultos Unisex - YUBIN Sandalias De Boca De Pescado De Cuero De Los Jóvenes Nueva Plataforma A Prueba De Agua Tacones Altos Coreanos... - , Botas de las nuevas mujeres calientes botas de tobillo grueso tacón otoño / invierno Martin botas zapatos de las... - , nae Itaca - Zapatos 100% Veganos y ecológicos - , OVYE Botines de Mujer Botines DL-MARC20 Negro - , Ajunr Moda/elegante/Transpirable/Sandalias 8cm zapatos de tacón Los tacones finos Zapatos de mujer Boca superficial... - PU Superior Punta Abierta Sandalias Mujer Verano Rhinestone Zapatos Planos (Color : La Plata, Tamaño : EU39/UK6... - , Sneaker MELINE BIC 700 Calzino Nero-F.do Bia/Sen/Ne - Borla de las mujeres sandalias de tacones altos zapatos de verano para las señoras de moda - , Nike Women S City Trainer Shoe Nº36 - ,

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Zapatillas Gel Lyte III Gs India Ink W H16 – Asics, azul marino - , Munich G-3 Kid Breath, Zapatillas de Deporte Unisex Niños Multicolor (Blue/Green 826) Kappa Denton II Tex Teens, Botas Militar Unisex Niños Azul (6744 Navy/Orange) Skechers Nitrate-Quick Blast, Zapatillas para Niños Azul (Blue/Navy) FR-4945553-BLACK-46 - UPOWER - Calzado de protección para hombre - Dr. Brinkmann Dr. Brinkmann Herren Pantolette - Zuecos de Piel para hombre, color marrón, talla 36 - , Dolomite Bota cinquantaquattro high fg gtx testa di mor 8 uk 8050459361360 - , Etnies Jameson 2 Eco - Zapatillas de Skateboarding de Lona Hombre - Babolat Jet Team All Court Asics Gel-Challenger 11, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Azul (Blue Print/Red Alert 400) , Sperry a/o Lug Boat Chukka WP, Náuticos para Hombre Marrón (Brown) , LARNMERN Zapatos de Seguridad para Hombre con Puntera de Acero, LM-123, Zapatillas de Seguridad Trabajo, Calzado de Industrial y Deportiva Negro camel active 519.12.01 - Mocasines de Piel Lisa Para Hombre Azul Oscuro Birkenstock Arizona, Sandalias con Hebilla Unisex Adulto Marrón (Tabacco Brown 03) , ggx/punta de las mujeres cerrado toe tacón sólido Pull On pumps-shoes - , SFSYDDY-11Cm con GAO JIE Rendimiento Rugoso Impermeable Plataforma Boca De Pescado Sandalias.Cuarenta Black black Sandalias Amazing Femeninas Verano Cuñas de Tacón Alto 10.5cm Cómodos Zapatos Respirables (Color : Verde, Tamaño : EU36/UK3.5/CN35) Verde Merrell Thermo Vortex 6" Waterproof, Zapatos de High Rise Senderismo para Mujer - , adidas Bailarinas Para Mujer Gris Midgre/Runwht/Tripur , C6910 scarpa donna IMPERFECT espadrillas nero shoe woman - KHSKX-Cabeza Redonda 6 5Cm Marrón Solo Zapatos Gruesos De Color Gris Con Banda Elástica Y Bare High-Heeled Botas... - Converse Skate JP Pro Ox Suede, Zapatillas de Deporte Unisex Adulto Negro (Black/Black/White 001) , GAOLIXIA Zapatillas de Deporte para Mujeres Fly Calcetines de Tejido Grueso Zapatos Casuales de Suela Gruesa Calzado... - , TANTRA Striped Sandals - Sandalias Para Mujer - , Callaghan Haman, Zapatos de Cordones Derby para Mujer Plateado (Plata 2) , CJC Sandalias De Tacón Alto Tacones Baotou Tacones Finos De Moda Sexy Elegante Zapatos De Mujer (Color : Negro... - , Reebok Club C 85 S Shine, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Plateado (Silver/White 000) , QUAYSIDE - Zapatos de cordones de cuero para mujer Marrón GGX/ Zapatos de mujer-Tacón Stiletto-Botines / Puntiagudos-Tacones-Fiesta y Noche / Vestido-Semicuero-Rojo / Plata / Oro / Champán , red-us9.5-10 / eu41 / uk7.5-8 / cn42 , red-us9.5-10 / eu41 / uk7.5-8 / cn42 red-us9.5-10 / eu41 / uk7.5-8 / ,

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

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Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

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“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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