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

Birkenstock Milano, Sandalias con Correa de Tobillo para Niños Gris (Desert Soil Gray/ Ls Orange Desert Soil Gray/ Ls Orange) Camper Right 21735-008 - Sandalias clásicas Niñas Negro (Negro) Geox Zapatos Modelo J52D9C-C4238 Azul , Birkenstock Gizeh Birko-Flor, Chanclas para Niñas Hueso - Elfenbein (Magic Galaxy White) Birkenstock Rio, Sandalias con Correa de Tobillo para Niñas Blanco (Noir Magic Snake White Noir Magic Snake White) , Birkenstock Rio, Sandalias con Correa de Tobillo para Niñas Plateado (Hologram Silver Hologram Silver) Pablosky 453800, Sandalias con Punta Abierta para Niñas Blanco , Geox Sandalia B821YB 0SBNF C4117 Azul , Geox Jr Sandal Roxanne C, Sandalias Punta Cerrada para Niñas Rosa (White/Lt Pink) , Birkenstock Rio, Sandalias con Correa de Tobillo para Niñas Rosa (Soft Metallic Rose Gold Soft Metallic Rose Gold) , Birkenstock Milano, Sandalias con Correa de Tobillo para Niños Azul (Navy Navy) Nike Sunray Protect 2 (TD), Sandalias Unisex Bebé Azul , Birkenstock Classic Kairo - Chanclas para mujer Emerald Green , Birkenstock Rio, Sandalias con Correa de Tobillo para Niñas Plateado (Hologram Silver Hologram Silver) Timberland Adventure Seeker 2 Strap, Sandalias Unisex Niños Azul (Navy/Yellow) , Pablosky 323690, Sandalias con Punta Cerrada para Niñas Rosa , Timberland Tisbury 2 Strap, Sandalias de Punta Descubierta Unisex Niños Multicolor (Canteen Naturebuck) Birkenstock Rio, Sandalias con Correa de Tobillo para Niñas Multicolor (Multicolore Oriental Mosaic White Multicolore Oriental Mosaic White) Reef Little Ahi Coral, Chanclas para Niñas Rojo (Coral Cor) Birkenstock Classic Kairo - Chanclas para mujer Marrón Café , Geox J Sandal Karly I, Sandalias con Punta Abierta para Niñas Azul (Navy) Timberland Adventure Seeker 2 Strap, Sandalias Unisex Niños Azul (Navy 431) Birkenstock Milano, Sandalias con Correa de Tobillo para Niños Negro (Vert Seaweed Black Vert Seaweed Black) Geox J Sandal Karly I, Sandalias con Punta Abierta para Niñas Blanco Geox J Sandal Karly I, Sandalias con Punta Abierta para Niñas Blanco pengweiZapatillas se?oras verano moda pendiente con sandalias gruesas , CN38 , US8 / EU39 / UK6 Timberland Adventure Seeker 2 Strap, Sandalias Unisex Niños Negro (Black 001) , Timberland Adventure Seeker 2 Strap, Sandalias Unisex Niños Azul (Black Iris 019) Timberland Oak Bluffs Leather Fisher, Sandalias Unisex Niños Marrón (Dark Brown)

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Levi S Kids Future, Zapatillas para Niños - , Toms Boy s Bimini Canvas Ankle-High Canvas Flat Shoe Drizzle Grey Rose Gold Foil Polka Dot , Superga 2750 JVEL Classic - Zapatilla Baja Unisex Niños Rosa (Dusty Rose) mys Chuck Taylor - Zapatillas de tela para niño , Adidas Stan Smith OG Primeknit, Zapatillas para Hombre - , Igi&Co 1124 Zapato Casual Hombre Azul 41 - , Euro-Dan - Zuecos de cuero para hombre blanco blanco - Mocasines Casuales de los Hombres del Talón Plano con Cuero Genuino Pasta Mágica Pulpo Antideslizante único Barco... - Sievi sólido XL + botas de seguridad forro polar S3 cremallera lateral ESD puntera de acero hombres forro de pelo... - , Asics Gel-Tactic, Zapatos de Voleibol para Hombre Blanco (White / Black / Silver) Calzado deportivo masculino de seguridad con puntera ultraligera de conglomerado –zapatos de trabajo al tobillo de senderismo con suelas centrales de Kevlar 1557 de Black Hammer Negro ailishabroy Sandalias de Encaje Planas Ocasionales Para Hombres Zapatos de Playa de Cuero Negro Feidaeu - Brogue Hombre marrón claro , Herren Freizeitschuhe Dress Extra Breit Outdoor Leise Unten Große Füße Rutschen Schwarzbraun B Mephisto Botas Para Mujer Negro Negro - Geox Inspiration Stiv C, Botines Para Mujer - , TOMS Classic, Alpargatas para Hombre Diente de León GUNAINDMXShoes/Shoes/Shoes/Shoes/All-Match/Spring/Winter/Running Shoes,Thirty-Nine,Black - L@YC TalóN De Las Mujeres De TacóN alto Hueco Peep Toe 12cm Palabra Hebilla Con Sandalias - , adidas W CC Oasis Lite II - , Nike Wmns Air Zoom Pegasus 34, Zapatillas de Running para Mujer Multicolor (Summit White / Equator 105) Hoka One One Mujer W Clayton Zapatilla de Running Teaberry , Calzado Deportivo para Mujer, Color marrón, Marca STONEFLY, Modelo Calzado Deportivo para Mujer STONEFLY Ebony... - , New Balance 1080v8, Zapatillas de Running para Mujer - FREE SOLDIER Aire Libre Hombres Botas Tácticas Transpirables Militar Senderismo Zapatos(Marrón, 40 EU Marrón Etnies Scout XT W s, Zapatillas de Skateboard para Mujer White/red/black Hogan Mujer MCBI148453O Beige Cuero Zapatillas CYGG Tacones altos de mujer Zapatos remachados Puntiagudo Tacones de aguja Bomba Espectáculo Zapatos de vestir de banquete , silver , 39 silver Verano expuestos encajes ultra-delgada con una instantánea con la escena de la boda vestido de novia zapatos Zapatos mujer sandalias, blanco 37 white , Pajarita singles femeninos zapatos cómodos con negrita, números grandes con cabeza cuadrada, solo zapatos bare Pink 34 Bare pink

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

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Technology

Paper

Ink

Display

Publications

Sandalias y 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

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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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