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

Tod s E2818 Scarpa Inglese Uomo Brown Derby Scarpe Shoe Man - Zapatos De Cuero Ocasionales De Los Hombres del Otoño De La Primavera Cinta Suave De La Rotura Redonda del Color... - Zapatos de Seguridad para Hombre Zapatillas de Seguridad Trabajo Industrial y Deportiva con Puntera de Acero LM... - , Desai Zapatos de Cordones Oxford para Hombre - , teXXor 6117 – 43 – Zapatos de seguridad S1P de "Toulon, tamaño 9, Negro/Amarillo - Gola Coaster, Zapatillas para Hombre - belym MN600 - Zapatos de Cordones de Piel Lisa Hombre - ON FOOT 571 Zapatos Cordones Hombre Color Cuero Talla: 44 - , Dockers 29NB004 - Botas de Cuero para Hombre - , KERRIMAN Náutico Hombre de Piel Color Verde Menta - Koyi Zapatos de Cuero Respirables a Cielo Abierto Hombres Sandalias de Vestir de Verano Zapatos de Cordones Ocasionales... - , HL-PYL-Martin zapatos nuevos hombres coreanos All-Match bajo los zapatos de cuero,43,gris - , Zapatilla DE Deporte P800241-207 Nero Giardini 0241 Zapatos DE LOS Hombres Pantalones Vaqueros Azules Deportivos - Chancletas y Sandalias Hechas a Mano para Hombres Chanclas de Playa Summer Flip Flops Black/Brown Talla 38-48 - , Verano Transpirable Zapatos De Frijoles Zapatos De Conducción De Los Hombres Los Zapatos De Conducción Los Zapatos... - Zapatos de Seguridad Ultra-Ligeros - SAFETOE 7329 Zapatos Rojos Trabaja con Tus pies Bien protegidos para Hombres - , LEDLFIE Zapatos Para Hombres Negocios Vestido Zapatos De Cuero Cuero Genuino De Los Hombres - , GRRONG Botas De Nieve De Los Hombres Hombres Calientes Botas De Cuero Suéter En Las Botas De Algodón Casual Botas... - , Zapatillas de Deporte atléticas de los Hombres Ocasionales de Color Sólido a Prueba de Agua de Fondo Suave de... - , Hudson London Pryor - Zapatilla Baja Hombre - , Zapatos de Seguridad para Hombre Zapatillas de Seguridad Trabajo Industrial y Deportiva con Puntera de Acero LM... - Mocasines para Hombre, Color Azul, Marca Callaghan, Modelo Mocasines para Hombre Callaghan 14503C Azul - , ADIDAS VS JOG - Nike Zapatillas Air Max Plus Wht/Wht Blu - Mocasines de Conducción de los Hombres de Color Sólido Penny Boat Shoes Suela de Goma Casual Mocasines (Color... - , Euro-Dan Dynamic ESD Calzado de Seguridad S1 + SRC Negro - Mocassini 171MCE303 4625 - Zapato Abotinado con Cordones Clásico de Piel Lisa Hombre - , Sandalias de Verano para Hombres Zapatos Casual Sneaker con Agujero Transpirable Perfecto para Caminar al Aire... - Zapatos Clásicos de Piel para Hombre Botas de cuero de los hombres de invierno Botas de Martin corto Zapatos de... - ,

High contrast and great viewability at an affordable cost

Sorel Childrens Super Trooper, Botas de Nieve Unisex Niños Rojo (Bright Red, Red Element) , Vans - Zapatillas de Cuero Hombre (cd) Blue Ashes/parisian Night , Superga 2750 JVEL Classic, Zapatillas Unisex Niños Rojo (Red) Pakamo Sandalias de cuero de los hombres Zapatos de playa de pescador con velcro Ligero Zapatos de agua cerrados... - Cofra 75620 – 005.w45 Talla 45 S3 SRC – Zapatillas de seguridad Nueva metal, color marrón - , Zapatos de Hombre Suede Spring Fall Comfort Mocasines y Slip-Ons para Zapatos de Conducción Casual Oficina y Carrera... - , Zapatos de Negocios para Hombres con Zapatos Puntiagudos Zapatos de Trabajo Cómodos para la Boda (Color : Negro... - , Giasco ku002o41 bajo zapatos, Medina, S2, tamaño: US 7,5/tamaño UK: 41, negro - Keen Alman Sandalias - Zapatos de cuero grandes de la primavera de los hombres en el extremo de los zapatos casuales con un solo zapato , 7817 red-brown , 41 shoes REDBROWN , Hogan Hombre HXM00N0Q102IG70002 Negro Gamuza Zapatillas Salabobo - zapatilla baja hombre negro , Tommy Hilfiger H2285arlow 2D, Zapatilla de Deporte Baja del Cuello para Hombre Azul (Midnight 403) , Merrell Jungle Moc, Mocasines Hombre Midnight L@YC Zapatos de Boda de Las Mujeres 17061-8 Office Bridesmaid Low Heel Ribbon Summer Prom (Hecho a Medida) Silver , Ecco Biom Hybrid 2 - Zapatos de Golf para Mujer Naranja (Oyester/Orange57864) , ZCJB Zapatillas Mujer Verano Exterior Desgaste Tacones Altos Zapatos De Plataforma Sandalias De Boca De Pescado... - , Converse Chuck Taylor CTAS 70 Hi Canvas, Zapatillas de Deporte Unisex Adulto Negro (Black 001) , FREE SOLDIER Aire Libre Hombres Botas Tácticas Transpirables Militar Senderismo Zapatos(Barro, 40 EU - , Clog - Calzado de uso profesional WOCK - Esterilizable; Antiestático; Antideslizante; Absorción de Impactos - , KHSKX-El Otoño Y El Invierno La Nueva Multa De Tacon Zapatos De Tacon Europeos Y Americanos Sexy Mujer Rhinestone... - CROCS - L@YC Zapatos de Boda de Las Mujeres 0723-16 Tacones Bajos Cerrado Dedo del Pie Hebilla de Satén Dama de Honor... - , SHOESHAOGE Una Palabra Hebilla Otoño Zapatos Femeninos Tacones Negro Grueso Boca Superficial Zapatos Femeninos... - Vagabond Cintia, Zapatillas para Mujer - Nora Mega-Jan 75557 - Zapatos de protección S5 unisex Verde Converse All Star Zapatos Personalizados (Producto Handmade) a Pois Puma Monaco Low, Zapatillas Unisex Amarillo (Gelb/gelb 409) Kickers Kick Hi C Lthr AF, Botas para Mujer Marrón (Brown) GGX/ Zapatos de mujer-Tacón Stiletto-Tacones-Tacones-Exterior / Oficina y Trabajo / Casual-Sintético-Negro / Rosa / Rojo / Blanco / Plata / , red-us5 / eu35 / uk3 / cn34 , red-us5 / eu35 / uk3 / cn34 red-us5 / eu35 / uk3 / cn34

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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