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.

Hogan HXW00N05641I6EM600 Mujer Rosa HXW00N05641I6EM600 Rosa Zapatillas Cuero Zapatillas fa0b1c4 - 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

 

Hogan HXW00N05641I6EM600 Mujer Rosa HXW00N05641I6EM600 Rosa Zapatillas Cuero Zapatillas fa0b1c4

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

Hogan HXW00N05641I6EM600 Mujer Rosa HXW00N05641I6EM600 Rosa Zapatillas Cuero Zapatillas fa0b1c4

When printed on flexible substrates

Hogan Mujer HXW00N0J940CR0M024 Rosa Gamuza Zapatillas Philippe Model Mujer MCBI238021O Beige Tela Zapatillas Altas Golden Goose Mujer G32WS590E70 Blanco Cuero Zapatillas Jeffrey Campbell Mujer MCBI163018O Negro Poliamida Zapatillas - , Asics Gel-Challenger 11, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Blanco (White/Silver 0193) Asics Gel-Resolution 7, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Gris (Glacier Grey/White/Rouge Red) N°21 Mujer 8006WHITE Blanco Goma Zapatillas Slip-On , Leather Crown Mujer MCBI185012O Blanco/Negro Cuero Zapatillas Altas - Hogan Mujer HXW2830AA70KLAB001 Blanco Cuero Zapatillas , Asics Gel-Dedicate 5, Zapatillas de Deporte para Mujer Blanco (White/Porcelain Blue/Indigo Blue 0114) Tod s Mujer XXW12A0X22008VB999 Negro Cuero Zapatillas , Hogan Mujer HXW2220K020IFJ0002 Blanco/Negro Cuero Zapatillas Asics SOLUT Speed FF Blanco Valentino Mujer NW2S0E19FVV28W Blanco/Rojo Cuero Zapatillas Asics Gel-Resolution 6 W, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Multicolor (Berry/Flash Coral/Plum 2106) , Crime London Mujer 25233KS126 Plata/Oro Cuero Zapatillas Chiara Ferragni Zapatos Zapatillas de Deporte Mujer en Piel Nuevo Blanco , Philippe Model Mujer CHLDML02 Azul Tela Zapatillas - Steve Madden Mujer BUHBAGBLACK Negro Purpurina Zapatillas Slip-On Mizuno - Zapatillas de tenis de Material Sintético para mujer blanco Multicolors Sergio Rossi Mujer A80840MFN2951000 Negro Cuero Zapatillas Slip-On , Reebok Royal Complete CLN, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Blanco (White/Light Pink 000) K-Swiss Performance Hypermatch HB, Zapatillas de Tenis para Mujer Blanco (White/Highrise 107m) Prince T22 Lite W CC Zapatillas, Mujer, Gris/Azul, 6.5 USA gris / azul , Hogan Mujer HXW2830T548IJ70351 Plata/Blanco Cuero Zapatillas , STRD BY VOLTA FOOTWEAR Mujer MCBI28500002O Multicolor Cuero Zapatillas - , Ash Mujer MCBI027014O Gris/Negro Tela Zapatillas Slip-On - adidasBB6242 - Adidas Pureboost X TR 3.0 Blanco/Gris (Stone)/Negro Bb6242 para Mujer Mujer Core White/Tone/Core Black , Kendall + Kylie Mujer KKJUNIPER203SOFT Blanco Cuero Zapatillas Slip-On -

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Lowa Diego GTX Lo, Botas de Senderismo Unisex Niños Negro New Balance KV574YTY, Zapatillas infantil Azul , Däumling Motsch, Zapatillas para Niños Gris (Turino Asphalt 86) , Panter 133511500 - ACIDOS S3 GRIS Talla: 39 - Puma Future Cat M2 SF 304004-01 - zapatillas bajas de cuero hombre - , New Balance 940v3 Zapatillas para Correr (2E Width) - SS18 Azul Aboutblu 1928804la46 Chicago Mid par de zapatos de seguridad talla 46 - , INMONARCH Hombres Gelb Hochzeit Schuhe Kontrollen MJ016093 - , Tod s Zapato Clásica Derby para Hombre Cuero Azul Art. XXM0OX00C11D909998 - Babolat Pulsion Clay, Zapatillas de Tenis para Hombre Azul (Blue) , Asics Gel-Tactic, Zapatos de Voleibol para Hombre Morado (Peacoat/Silver 400) Art Melbourne, Botines para Hombre Negro (Memphis Black) , Moccis - Mocasines para hombre azul azul , HYLM Los zapatos planos del negocio de cuero de los zapatos planos de los nuevos hombres de calzan los zapatos de los hombres de gran tamaño de los zapatos del patín de la manera de los hombres , black and white , 43 black and white , NGRDX&G Zapatos Deportivos De Suela Gruesa Zapatos Blancos Femeninos De Encaje Zapatos Casuales De Estudiante,... - , Muck Boot Jobber Black Tamaño: 41 - AJUNR Moda/elegante/Transpirable/Sandalias La luz en la punta con una base plana y Azul pajarita 40 - Skechers Gowalk 4-Exceed, Zapatillas Mujer Negro/Rosa (Black/Pink) , Mustang 1187-513 Botina para mujer - Asics Kanmei 2 Women s Zapatillas para Correr - AW18 Gris Salomon ADV Skin 5 Mochila, Unisex Adulto, Rojo (Matador), XS/S Rojo (Matador) adidas Adizero Prime SP, Zapatillas de Atletismo Unisex Adulto Negro (Negbas/Ftwbla/Naranj 000) New Balance Wl373v1, Zapatillas para Mujer Verde (Mint Miw) Fashion Style Bolingier Poland - Botas para Mujer Negro Negro 47 - , Botas 6.5cm Tacones Altos de Las Mujeres, Cuero áspero con los Cargadores de Martin, con Estilo y Cómodo, 36 - Etnies Scout W s, Zapatillas para Mujer Grey , Puma Flexracer, Zapatillas de Running Unisex Adulto - , DIDIDD Zapatos de Tacón Dulce de Moda con Tacón Alto, Puntiagudo Y Puntiagudo en Los Zapatos Huecos,F,36 F , SED Banquete de Moda Lentejuelas Gradiente Asakuchi Estilete Tacón Alto con un Solo Zapatos Femeninos,UN,36 UN , Birkenstock Arizona, Sandalias con Hebilla Unisex Adulto Marrón (Mocca 03)

Enabled by unique properties of the electric ink

Flexible Displays

Reflective Displays

Transparent Displays

Hogan HXW00N05641I6EM600 Mujer Rosa HXW00N05641I6EM600 Rosa Zapatillas Cuero Zapatillas fa0b1c4 - blueshirtdesigns.space

Hogan HXW00N05641I6EM600 Mujer Rosa HXW00N05641I6EM600 Rosa Zapatillas Cuero Zapatillas fa0b1c4

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

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.

305199
687100
1955259
3882439
9141214
9938039
14064469
14929812
15276971

 Tel:+1-(408) 386-8191

 

 

365 San Aleso Ave

Sunnyvale, CA 94085

info@zikon.com