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

BALDUCCI Zapatos con Cordones Y Cremallera Primeros Pasos Made In Italy CITA011A Gris - Noël Mini Sun - Primeros Pasos de Otra Piel Bebé-Niños - Garvalin-Zapato de piel primer paso ,de piel talla20 - , KEENHIKEPORT Mid Strap WP - Hikeport Mid Strapp WP Niños, Unisex - Ecco Biom Lite Infants, Zapatillas para Bebés - ennellemoo® Made in EU - Cerrado Bebé-Niños - , Aktiv Blush Silver Splash - CLARYS Zapatos Primeros Pasos Sandalias 6050 Blanco - Easy Peasy Bobotte Uni - Zapatillas de casa Bebé-Niños - Primigi Greta-e - Zapatillas de Running Bebé-Niños - , Naturino 3997, Sandalias para Bebés - , Little Mary Milocho, Mocasines Pie para Bebés - , Anna Maria Milano - Scintillina - scarpine neonato - taglia 20 - colore cipria e oro - Nike 880301-400, Zapatos de Primeros Pasos para Bebés, Azul (Comet Blue/Wolf Grey/Binary Blue), 28 EU - , Move 450224 - Botas de Senderismo Bebé-Niños - , Bobux Jirafa, Color Rojo, Talla 17 – 18/S (3 – 9 m.) - Nike Huarache Run (TD), Zapatos de Primeros Pasos para Bebés - BALDUCCI Botas con Franjas Y Cremallera Laterale Primeros Pasos Made In Italy CITA083A Ecru - , Living Kitzbühel Babyklett. Kirsche&Mund - Zapatillas de casa Bebé-Niñas - , Dr.mama Unisex zapatos del ocio zapatillas de cuero para niños - Move Sandalen Geschlossen, Girls, Sandalias para Bebés - babybotte Zen, Zapatillas para Bebés - Kavat Rullsand EP, Botines de Senderismo Para Bebés - Naturino Sandalia Dorada Puntera F-1405 - 4826W Scarpa Bimbo culla Burberry White Leather Newborn Shoe Kid - Geox J Asteroid Boy B, Zapatillas de Gimnasia para Niños - Move by Melton Move Kinder Chelsea Boot, Botas para Bebés - , GBB Nicole - Zapatos de Primeros Pasos Bebé-Niñas - , Deryan Bambin - Cama de viaje para bebé, color kaki -

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Reebok Cl Estl, Zapatillas de Running para Niños Azul (Washed Blue/White 000) Adidas Ace 16.3 Primemesh FG/AG J, Botas de Fútbol para Niños Blanco (Ftwbla / Negbas / Dormet) mysChuck Taylor - Zapatillas altas Niños DC Shoes Heathrow SP, Zapatillas para Niños Multicolor (Multi 1 Mu1) , Facom VP.FLEX-42, Zapatos Flex para Hombre, Negro, 42 EU (8 UK) - Marca 1688-ZU PRO 41 - Zapato Ultra Light Centurion Esd 41 - Easy Flex - Resbalón de Cuero Negro en el Zapato para los Hombres de Easy Flex - Zapato casual hombre FLUCHOS elasticos laterales en piel color libano - 7116 - 41N - , Cofra 78800 – 001.w46 Talla 46 s1 P SRC Fluent zapatos de seguridad, color negro - G-Star Raw Zlov Cargo Mono Mid, Zapatillas Altas para Hombre - , Grunland CE0118 Lino Ciabatta UOMO Nero 44 - Viking Ullevaal, Zapatillas de Deporte Exterior Unisex Niños Negro (Black/Grey 203) Timberland AF NELLIE DBLE WHEAT NBK - Botas de aventura para mujer - , Hogan Zapatos Zapatillas de Deporte Mujer EN Ante Nuevo Interactive Gris - , Palladium Pampa Sport Cuff Wpn, Botas Clasicas Unisex Adulto - , Skechers Equalizer- Surf Safari - Zapatillas para Mujer - , Lacoste Lt Spirit 317 2, Entrenadores Bajos para Mujer - IGI&CO Mujer Zapatillas de Gimnasia - KHSKX-Europa Y América Tacon De Moda Martin Botas Tacon Plataforma Bruto Impermeable Botas Otoño Nuevo Estilo... - K-Swiss Bigshot Light Omni - Zapatillas Unisex niños - , Poelman - Zapatilla Baja de Piel Mujer - GAIHU Tobillo sexy mujer Chunky sandalias de tacón peep toe Dreamgirl tiras de señoras Zapatos leopardo - Dachstein Techo Piedra Delta Pace GTX Women – Pirate Black/Black - , Keen Targhee Exp WP, Zapatos de Low Rise Senderismo para Mujer - , sabrinas Montreal, Bailarinas con Punta Cerrada para Mujer - , Tommy Hilfiger Basic Suede Ballerina, Bailarinas para Mujer Marrón (Summer Cognac 929) Kaporal Wilson - Botas Mujer Marrón - Marron (Marron Foncé) , Lazutom - Merceditas de Lona para Mujer Beige Regatta Lady Fairweather, Botas de Goma de Seguridad para Mujer Marino/Amarillo , Living Kitzbühel Babyklett Uni, Zapatillas de Estar por Casa para Bebés Violett (Aubergine 277) ,

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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