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

Asics Gel-Game 6, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Blanco (White/Race Blue 100) Wilson Kaos Comp, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Blanco (Black/White/Pearl Blue) Mizuno Wave Exceed Tour CC, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Multicolor (Marsred/White/Safetyyellow 62) , Diadora Kuruka - Entrenamiento y Correr Hombre Negro Asics Gel-Resolution 7, Zapatillas de Gimnasia para Hombre Gris (Mid Grey/Black/White 9690) , E509Y GEL-BELA 5 SG - , Prince T22 Lite M MarinoCb - Zapatillas para hombre, color blanco, talla 41 Asics Gel-Court Speed Zapatilla De Tenis - SS18 Azul K-Swiss Performance Receiver III Carpet, Zapatillas de Tenis Para Hombre Blanco (White/Navy/Fieryred) , Asics Gel-Resolution 7, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Multicolor (Ink Bluesulphur Springwhite) Tod s Hombre XXM0XY0X990EYD3246 Negro Gamuza Zapatillas ASICS Gel-Rocket 7 - Zapatillas de deporte para hombre Azul Lacoste Misano Sport 317 Hombre Zapatillas Gris Gris , Asics E707y0193, Zapatillas de Tenis Para Hombre Blanco (White/Silver 0193) , Asics - Gel-Solution Speed 3 Clay - Zapatillas de Tenis Outdoor - Dark Grey/Black/Lapis grau (231) BULLPADEL BREICO AMARILLO-40 EUR - , Tod s Hombre XXM0TV0K900OVRS412 Marrón Cuero Zapatillas Slip-On - K-Swiss Performance KS Tfw Accomplish LTR-White/Navy/Silver-m - Zapatillas de Tenis Hombre Blanco - Wei? (White/Navy/Silver) , Wilson Zapatillas Deportivas Kaos Clay Verde Claro/Azul EU 45? (UK 10.5) , New Balance MC696 BY2 Hombre Zapatillas Tenis Padel - , Lotto Stratosphere III Cly, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Blanco (Wht/Blu Ego 010) Adidas Y-3 Yohji Yamamoto Hombre CG3161 Beige Poliéster Zapatillas Philipp Plein Hombre MSC0776PLE067N0291 Negro Gamuza Zapatillas Asics Gel-Resolution 7 Clay, Zapatillas de Gimnasia para Hombre Negro (Black/Dark Grey/Lapis) , Asics Gel-Challenger 11, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Negro (Black/Black/Mid Grey 9090) , adidas Barricade Court 3, Zapatillas de Tenis Para Hombre Blanco (Ftwbla / Plamat / Escarl 000) , DrunknMunky Miami Lego, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Blanco (White/Black 055) Lotto Viper Ultra IV Cly, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Naranja (Ora Brg/Wht 010) , Asics E707y0193, Zapatillas de Tenis Para Hombre Blanco (White/Silver 0193) ,

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Geox Jr Kiwi Boy A - Zapatillas para niños - Skechers Grambler Wallace - Zapatillas para Niños Negro (Bbk) Birkenstock Arizona, Zapatos con Hebilla Unisex Adulto Marrón (Marron Foncé V.1) , Clarks Crown Tate, Zapatos de Cordones Derby para Niños Negro (Black Leather -) 10pcs 50mm OD 2.5mm grueso de goma flexible de anillo o sello de aceite Juntas - , Seba 588 CE Zapato baja, Negro S3 SRC, talla 45 - , Johnny Bulls 4709- Botin Caballero Piel - 40, Marrón - , Birkenstock Boston Birko-Flor, Zuecos para Hombre - , Merrell Jungle Moc, Mocasines Hombre Gunsmoke , Lumberjack Navigator, Náuticos Para Hombre Blu (Avio) TOMS University Classics, Alpargatas para Hombre Negro (Black Stripe University) Timberland Bradsteet 3 Eye Sensorflex, Mocasines para Hombre Marrón (Iced Coffee Nubuck) Bertie Brockwell, Mocasines para Hombre Azul (Navy Navy) , Legero Siris - Sandalias con Punta Abierta Mujer Azul (Pacific) Kanna Espardeña Ante olay YUBIN Otoño Mujeres Jóvenes Nuevas Botas Mujeres con Tacones De Cuero Arcos Botas Desnudas Botas De Cabeza Cuadrada... - , DYF Mujer desnuda bordado estilo nacional zapata suave plano europeo inferior - , Ajunr Moda/elegante/Transpirable/Sandalias de Mujer Nuevo fuerte bien el talón interés espacio lateral dama de... - , KPHY-Alto Impermeable Antideslizante Transpirable Señaló Martin Botas De Tacon Y Botas De Tacon Women S Autumn... - , NJX/ hug Zapatos de mujer-Tacón Bajo-Puntiagudos-Oxfords-Exterior / Oficina y Trabajo / Vestido / Casual-Semicuero-Negro... - , Adidas Tubular Shadow W, Zapatillas de Deporte para Mujer - , Puma RBR Wings Vulc, Zapatillas Unisex Adulto - , NINGUTAFashion - Botas de agua de trabajo mujer - A punta fine con Bare Womens Boots Scrub nappa cuoio genuino stivali femminili , red , 35 - Giesswein - Zapatillas de Lana para mujer - , Sneaker Hogan Interactive³ in Pelle nera e Glitter - Adidas Varial Mid - Zapatillas de Skate Unisex Adulto Negro (Core Black/Core Black/Native Orange) , SHOESHAOGE Una Palabra De La Hebilla con Tacón Tacón Pequeño Código 31 32 33 Cabeza Redonda Suede Zapatos Zapatos... - Hogan Mujer HXW00N0J1001SG054U Gris Gamuza Zapatillas , Converse All Star Zapatos Personalizados (Producto Handmade) Tigre Blanco with Green Eyes

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

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Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Tenis

“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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