Opalux, a Toronto-based sensible supplies firm, is a market-leading innovator in stimulus-responsive, colour-changing supplies and coatings and is now growing its personal model – Chameleonix for the buyer items market.
Co-founded by the award-winning Dr. Andre Arsenault in 2006, the applied sciences developed by Opalux grew out of his research and doctorate thesis on the College of Toronto. Chameleonix offers subsequent degree customized aesthetics, because the colour-changing know-how includes a skinny movie machine that may be utilized to most surfaces and is managed with a tiny electrical present that can change the color from violet to pink and something in between.
Allan Firhoj, Opalux’s CEO, describes the Opalux imaginative and prescient, “We see Chameleonix giving customers the flexibility to decide on the color of their product every time they like, permitting for unprecedented customization. The color change may also be pre-programmed to answer environmental modifications, notifications, temper, wellness, music the consumer is listening to, or décor they select on a given day.”
Chameleonix is extraordinarily skinny, lower than a millimetre, which permits it to be seamlessly built-in into shopper electronics. It requires solely a small quantity of energy which is not going to impression battery life, which is crucial for these gadgets. This know-how will create new experiences for customers permitting them to work together with their merchandise in methods they by no means had been in a position to earlier than.
“Chameleonix is the one product available on the market or being developed that has the breadth of color whereas utilizing tremendous low energy, making it ultimate for merchandise on the go,” provides Dr. Arsenault. “The machine might be wirelessly managed to suit into our fashionable world offering customers the flexibility to alter the color of absolutely anything, with a contact, with an app, with a dial.”