Faculty Profiles

Benjamin J. Wiley
Associate Professor of Chemistry
2214 French Family Science Cen, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 668-3066
(919) 660-1605



Ph.D., University of Washington 2007

B.S., University of Minnesota, Twin Cities 2003

Research Areas:
Physical, Nanoscience and Materials

Alvarez, S, Ye, S, Flowers, PF, and Wiley, BJ. "Photocatalytic Growth of Copper Nanowires from Cu 2 O Seeds." Chemistry of Materials 27.2 (January 27, 2015): 570-573. Full Text

Ye, S, Rathmell, AR, Chen, Z, Stewart, IE, and Wiley, BJ. "Metal nanowire networks: the next generation of transparent conductors." Advanced Materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.) 26.39 (October 2014): 6670-6687. Full Text

Chen, Z, Ye, S, Stewart, IE, and Wiley, BJ. "Copper nanowire networks with transparent oxide shells that prevent oxidation without reducing transmittance." Acs Nano 8.9 (September 5, 2014): 9673-9679. Full Text

Long, R, Zhou, S, Wiley, BJ, and Xiong, Y. "Oxidative etching for controlled synthesis of metal nanocrystals: atomic addition and subtraction." Chemical Society Reviews 43.17 (September 2014): 6288-6310. Full Text

Ye, S, Chen, Z, Ha, Y-C, and Wiley, BJ. "Real-time visualization of diffusion-controlled nanowire growth in solution." Nano letters 14.8 (August 2014): 4671-4676. Full Text

Stewart, IE, Rathmell, AR, Yan, L, Ye, S, Flowers, PF, You, W, and Wiley, BJ. "Solution-processed copper-nickel nanowire anodes for organic solar cells." Nanoscale 6.11 (June 2014): 5980-5988. Full Text

Ye, S, Rathmell, AR, Ha, Y-C, Wilson, AR, and Wiley, BJ. "The role of cuprous oxide seeds in the one-pot and seeded syntheses of copper nanowires." Small (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany) 10.9 (May 2014): 1771-1778. Full Text

Ye, S, Rathmell, AR, Stewart, IE, Ha, Y-C, Wilson, AR, Chen, Z, and Wiley, BJ. "A rapid synthesis of high aspect ratio copper nanowires for high-performance transparent conducting films." Chemical Communications (Cambridge, England) 50.20 (March 2014): 2562-2564. Full Text

Chen, Z, Ye, S, Wilson, AR, Ha, Y-C, and Wiley, BJ. "Optically transparent hydrogen evolution catalysts made from networks of copper–platinum core–shell nanowires." Energy Environ. Sci. 7.4 (2014): 1461-1467. Full Text

Chen, Z, Rathmell, AR, Ye, S, Wilson, AR, and Wiley, BJ. "Optically transparent water oxidation catalysts based on copper nanowires." Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English) 52.51 (December 2013): 13708-13711. Full Text