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.

SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Verano Pendiente Talón Inferior UN Grueso Cómodo Polipiel Blue Antideslizante Mediados Talón Blue UN 5.5 US/35.5 EU/3/UK Blue UN fec7e16 - 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

 

SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Verano Pendiente Talón Inferior UN Grueso Cómodo Polipiel Blue Antideslizante Mediados Talón Blue UN 5.5 US/35.5 EU/3/UK Blue UN fec7e16

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

SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Verano Pendiente Talón Inferior UN Grueso Cómodo Polipiel Blue Antideslizante Mediados Talón Blue UN 5.5 US/35.5 EU/3/UK Blue UN fec7e16

When printed on flexible substrates

HN Shoes Mujer Señoras Cuero Tobillo Correa Sandalias Negro Punta abierta Comodidad Plano Zapatos Tamaño 35-45, black, EUR 41/UK 8 black AWXJX Chanclas para mujer Polipiel Pendiente Inferior Grueso Desgaste Exterior Mediados Talón Frosted Negro 7 US/37.5 EU/4.5 UK Negro GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Confort Innovador Primavera Invierno Semicuero Casual Cremallera Tacón Robusto Negro Gris Amarillo 5 - 7 cms , gray , us10.5 / eu42 / uk8.5 / cn43 gray , GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Botas de Moda Otoño Invierno Cuero Nobuck Tejido Casual Pedrería Tacón Bajo Negro Amarillo Azul Real Borgoña 2 5 - 4 5 cms , black , us5.5 / eu36 / uk3.5 / cn35 black , GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Botas hasta el Tobillo Cuero Otoño Casual Botas hasta el Tobillo Tacón Robusto Negro Rojo Rosa 2 5 - 4 5 cms , black , us4-4.5 / eu34 / uk2-2.5 / cn33 black ZPL Mujeres Señoras Mid Low High Heel Strappy Diamante de imitación pavo real Party Prom Prom Sandalias Zapatos Tamaño, Red, EUR 40/UK 7 Red Heart&M Mujer Botas Confort Gladiador Botas de nieve Botas de Equitación Botas de Moda Botas de Combate Zapatos De Buceo Cuero InviernoBoda , black , us7.5 / eu38 / uk5.5 / cn38 black , Birkenstock Gizeh Eva - Sandalias hombre Rojo Mujer Estilete Tacón Tobillo Correa Sandalias Señoras Mirar furtivamente Dedo del pie Strappy Fiesta Zapatos Grande Tamaño 35-44 , apricot , EUR 40/ UK 7 apricot , Mujer Estilete Alto Talones Sandalias Tobillo Strappy Mirar furtivamente Dedo del pie Fiesta Zapatillas Paseo Noche Grande Tamaño 35-44 , black , EUR 43/ UK 10 black TMKOO& Las nuevas 2017 señoras dan los zapatos coreanos de los deportes de la danza del cuadrado de los zapatos de las mujeres del cojín de aire de los zapatos de tacón alto de los zapatos ( Color : Gray , tamaño : 41 ) Gray ZPL Mujer Señoras Fiesta Diamante Noche Boda Nupcial Paseo Strappy Medio Tacón Sandalias, Gold, EUR 39/UK 6 Gold Heart&M Mujer Botas Confort Innovador Botas de Moda Primavera Invierno Semicuero Casual Lunares Tacón Bajo Negro Azul Borgoña 2 5 - 4 5 cms , black , us6 eu36 uk4 cn36 black Sandalias De Playa Planas del Dedo del Pie del Clip De Bohemia De La Señora Flip-Flop con Cuentas Rojo Mujer Estilete Alto Talones Para mujeres Slingback Cerrado Puntiagudo Dedo del pie Zapatillas Zapatos Boda Vestir , apricot , EUR 36/ UK 4 apricot , ZPL Mujeres Señoras Mid Low High Heel Strappy Diamante Party Prom Prom Sandalias Zapatos Tamaño, Gold, EUR 38/UK 6 Gold SCLOTHS Chanclas para Mujeres Playa Plana Desgaste Exterior de Tacón bajo Rojo 8.5 US/39 EU/6 UK Rojo SCLOTHS Chanclas para Mujeres Antideslizante Seaside Inferior Grueso Desgaste Exterior Pendiente Rojo 6 US/36 EU/3.5 UK Rojo , ZPL Mujer Señoras Fiesta Hecho a mano Diamante Noche Boda Nupcial Paseo Strappy Medio Tacón Sandalias, Negro, EUR 37/UK 5 Negro GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Confort Innovador Botas hasta el Tobillo Primavera Invierno Semicuero Casual Lunares Tacón Robusto Negro Rojo 10 - 12 cms , black , us8.5 / eu39 / uk6.5 / cn40 black ZPL Mujer Punta puntiaguda Strappy Plataforma Estilete Señoras Tacón alto Correa de tobillo Sandalias Zapatillas Fiesta Zapatos Tamaño 35-44, red, EUR 36/UK 4 red Mujer Estilete Tacón Tobillo Correa Sandalias Señoras Mirar furtivamente Dedo del pie Strappy Fiesta Zapatos Grande Tamaño 35-44 , apricot , EUR 39/ UK 6 apricot SHINIK Sandalias de las mujeres Summer Club Shoes Comfort Vestido de goma Casual Tacones Transparentes Negro Azul Amarillo Rojo Blanco (Color : UN, tamaño : 38) UN , Mujer Estilete Alto Talones Sandalias Tobillo Strappy Mirar furtivamente Dedo del pie Fiesta Zapatillas Paseo Noche Grande Tamaño 35-44 , red , EUR 42/ UK 9 red Una Correa Sandalias Moda Mujer Zapatos De Playa Corcho Zapatillas de pie Flip Flop Sandalias Antideslizantes. Púrpura , GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Confort Innovador Primavera Invierno Semicuero Casual Cremallera Tacón Robusto Negro Gris Amarillo 5 - 7 cms , black , us7.5 / eu38 / uk5.5 / cn38 black GLL&xuezi Mujer Botas Confort Botas hasta el Tobillo Semicuero Otoño Invierno Casual Vestido Hebilla Cremallera Tacón Robusto Blanco Negro Almendra , white , us10.5 / eu42 / uk8.5 / cn43 white , SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Verano Polipiel Mediados Talón Pajarita Pendiente Diamante Artificial Impermeable Cómodo Golden 7 US/37.5 EU/4.5 UK Golden , SCLOTHS Chanclas para Mujeres Antideslizante Seaside Inferior Grueso Desgaste Exterior Pendiente Blue 6 US/36 EU/3.5 UK Blue

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

New Balance 500, Zapatillas Unisex Niños Azul (Navy/Blue Bb) Caterpillar Colorado Plus, Botas para Niños - WCZ Las Sandalias Femeninas de los Altos Talones Acentuados Multan con los Zapatos Nupciales del Banquete de los Diamantes de Imitación,Blanco,36 blanco Roots Original ro60301 – 46 Puntera, Mohawk - Nike Laufschuh Air Zoom Pegasus 35, Zapatillas de Running para Hombre Negro (Black/White/Gun Smoke/Oil Grey 001) Prada - Mocasines para hombre - , Sebago Docksides, Náuticos Hombre - , Sendra Boots 13170 - Botas de Piel para hombre Marrón marrón - Toe Guard tg8044042 Trail – Zapatos de seguridad S3 talla 42 NEGRO - Zapatos de estilo chino de los hombres de edad Beijing calzado casual zapatos Kung Fu - estilo delgado A , Lumberjack Navigator, Náuticos Para Hombre Blu (Navy Bluewhite) Skechers Diameter Heisman - Zapatillas para hombre Marrón (Dark Brown) Converse Converse Sneakers Chuck Taylor All Star C151170 - Zapatillas Unisex Adulto Naranja Zapatillas Nike Free Rn Flyknit 2017 Negro / Blanco Volt Running 10 Mujeres EE. UU. - Punta fina con terciopelo tira transversal Pajarita zapatos de mujer Tide, azul 37 - , J.W. ANDERSON Mujer JWAFW03C Negro Cuero Botines - Puma Zapatillas Speed Cat SuperLT - , ZFYSS Cool Zapatillas El Verano El Agua De Perforacion Tacon Medio Salvaje Aspera Tacón Sandalias Zapatos De Mujer.Treinta... - Desigual Baloncesto Zapatos Formación Noche gard 17WKR00 5149 Azul (Blue Depths) , Munich One Indoor, Zapatillas de Deporte Unisex Adulto Multicolor (Black/Orange 013) , JRFBA-Zapatos Sandalias y zapatos de mujer, estudiantes de verano, High School Ladies impermeable mesa,Cuarenta... - , Las mujeres 039 s sandalias Slingback verano PU Casual Tacón cuña hebilla UK3.5 WalkingBeigeUS5.5 UE36 CN35 - , Naot Zapatilla Baja de Piel Lisa Mujer - , Vans UA Authentic, Zapatillas para Mujer Rosa (Tropical Peach/True White) New Balance - Zapatillas de running para mujer - , Think Seas_282977, Zapatillas Altas para Mujer - , Golden Goose Mujer MCGLCAK04009I Gris Cuero Zapatillas - ZQ Zapatos de mujer-Tac¨®n Stiletto-Tacones-Tacones-Fiesta y Noche-Vell¨®n-Negro / Rojo , black-us8 / eu39 / uk6... - Redback UBOK Brown - Botines chelsea unisex Brown Romika Milla 111, Merceditas para Mujer Rojo (Carmin 460)

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Verano Pendiente Talón Inferior UN Grueso Cómodo Polipiel Blue Antideslizante Mediados Talón Blue UN 5.5 US/35.5 EU/3/UK Blue UN fec7e16 - blueshirtdesigns.space

SCLOTHS Chanclas Mujer Verano Pendiente Talón Inferior UN Grueso Cómodo Polipiel Blue Antideslizante Mediados Talón Blue UN 5.5 US/35.5 EU/3/UK Blue UN fec7e16

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.

3232135
5665204
6105109
7445591
8365116
8638080
9482666
10187689
15728538

 Tel:+1-(408) 386-8191

 

 

365 San Aleso Ave

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

info@zikon.com