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 Gimnasia para Mujer Blanco (White/Silver 0193) , GOLDEN GOOSE Mujer G32WS590G63 Blanco Cuero Zapatillas Hogan Mujer HXW00N00010GZVU807 Azul Tela Zapatillas - , Tod s Mujer MCGLCAB03064E Beige Gamuza Zapatillas Slip-On - , Hogan Mujer HXW2220J060GGA09KI Blanco Cuero Zapatillas , Hogan Mujer HXW00N0001035X9999 Azul Cuero Zapatillas Fendi Mujer 8E6592A16KF112Y Gris Cuero Zapatillas Slip-On Hogan Mujer HXW2220N62DG853735 Azul Tela Zapatillas - , COMMON PROJECTS Mujer 38180509 Blanco Cuero Zapatillas - , Wilson Scarpe Da Badminton Unisex, Ideales Para Jugadores de Todos Los Niveles, Para terrenos de Juego Interiores, Recon, Tejido/Sintético, Negro/Amarillo (Black/Sulphur Spring/White) , Philippe Model Mujer THLDPE06 Beige Cuero Zapatillas - Adidas Approach OC, Zapatillas de Tenis Unisex Adulto Varios Colores (Ftwbla / Plamet / Negbas) Adidas Adizero Defiant Bounce W, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Varios Colores (Rubmis / Ftwbla / Rojnoc) , Adidas Barricade Club W, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Varios Colores (Aquene / Rosene / Ftwbla) BRUNELLO CUCINELLI Mujer MCGLCAK03048E Rojo Gamuza Zapatillas - , Mizuno Wave Exceed Tour 2 All Court Women s Zapatilla De Tenis - SS17 Rosa , Asics Gel-Solution Speed 3 W, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Multicolor (Parachute Purple/White/Hot Pink) MSGM Mujer 2241MDS05X013 Plata Cuero Zapatillas Slip-On Hogan Mujer MCGLCAK04025I Negro Cuero Zapatillas , Tod s Mujer XXW80A0W590MTZB200 Plata Cuero Zapatillas - , GOLDEN GOOSE Mujer GARWS595G1 Multicolor Cuero Zapatillas Altas , K-Swiss Performance Ultrashot, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Rojo (Fiesta/White 812m) Hogan Mujer HXW00N0J1001SG054U Gris Gamuza Zapatillas Asics Gel-Challenger 11, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer noir/noir/rose vif Babolat Jet Mach IW AC, Azul Marino, 36.5 Asics Gel-Dedicate 5, Zapatillas de Deporte para Mujer Multicolor (Hot Pinkblackwhite) Hogan Mujer HXW00N02011FI70KL4 Beige Gamuza Zapatillas , Wilson Kaos Devo W, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Azul (Blue Curacao / Bluebird / Silver Lake B 000) Wilson Stroke Jr, Zapatillas de Tenis Niño, Todos Niveles y terrenos, Tejido/Sintético Blanco/Fucsia (White/Halogen Blue/Very Berry) ,

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Geox J N Savage B Chicos zapatillas de deporte / zapatos - , Nike Downshifter 8 (PSV), Zapatillas de Deporte para Niños Blue CMP Rigel WP, Zapatos de Low Rise Senderismo Unisex Niños Morado (Purple-lime Green) Geox Jr W.Snake Mocassino - Mocasines para Niño Azul , Helgas Modewelt - Zapatos de cordones para niño dunkelblau (ozean) Wildleder , Cofra 26501 – 000.w45 Talla 45 "Chagos UK S3 HRO SRC – Zapatillas de seguridad, color negro - , CJC Zapatillas Deportivas Deportivas Deportivas Zapatillas Carretera Running Gimnasio Atlético Fitness Casual Mesh Transpirable Toda la Temporada (Color : Black, Tamaño : EU39/UK6) Black Exec zapatos de seguridad fa12365 a - , Samurai 1034307007 par de zapatos Hautes Bengal S3 HRO HI CI SRC, negro/naranja, 45 - Philipp Plein Hombre MSC0542STE006N02 Negro Poliéster Zapatillas , Frau 29z6 Slip-on Hombre Pantalones Vaqueros Magnum Active Duty, Zapatos de Trabajo Unisex Adulto Negro (Black) Merrell Jungle Moc, Mocasines Hombre Gris Pardo CLARYS Manoletina Comunión Metalizada 4854 Oro , Scarpa - Zapatillas de senderismo para mujer gris gris - , PU Vamp Superior Punta Abierta Sandalias Mujer Zapatos Casuales Verano Estudiante Zapatos Planos (Color : Blanco... - , Birkenstock Gizeh Leder, Chanclas para Mujer - , VIVIOO Sandalias de tacón alto Sandalias de tacón alto Sandalias de tacón alto Sandalias de tacón alto Femeninas... - , Felmini - Zapatos para Mujer - Enamorarse com Mary G120 - Sandalias de Cuña - Cuero Genuino - Rojo - Zapatos de Lona de Impresión de Las Mujeres Zapatos de Lona de la Ayuda Alta Zapatos de la Academia del Tacón... - Autunno / inverno capo partito Dopo il Tacchi Zipper Nudo Chunky Stivali in pelle da donna Stivaletti Scarpe solido... - , LGK&FA Pair of Shoes with A Pair of Shoes. Thirty-Five Black - , ZCJB Sandalias De Tacón Grueso Palabra Hebilla De Verano Femenino Negro Tacones Altos De Carrera Zapatos De Punta... - , Adidas Gazelle Cutout W, Zapatillas de Deporte para Mujer - Nike Air Pegasus 83, Zapatillas de Baloncesto para Hombre - Helly Hansen W Watermoc 2 Zapatillas de Deporte Exterior, Mujer Azul (Navy/Sorbet/Night Blue 597) , Botas Sin Cordones Para Mujer Botas Martin Botas Con Cordones Antideslizantes Para Mujer,Black,35 - , Converse 159055C CT AS HI LTD Zapatillas DE Deporte Mujer - GLTER Botas de Tobillo de Mujer Señaladas 2018 Otoño Bombas de Perla de Tacón Alto con Encanto Talla 30-48 (Color : Oro, Tamaño : 44 EU) Oro , Heart&M Mujer Botas Confort Semicuero Otoño Invierno Casual Vestido Paseo Hebilla Tacón Robusto Blanco Negro Rojo 7 5 - 9 5 cms , white , us6 / eu36 / uk4 / cn36 white ,

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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