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

Xiong, Y, Cai, H, Wiley, BJ, Wang, J, Kim, MJ, and Xia, Y. "Synthesis and mechanistic study of palladium nanobars and nanorods." Journal of the American Chemical Society 129.12 (2007): 3665-3675. Full Text

Wiley, BJ, Chen, Y, McLellan, JM, Xiong, Y, Li, Z-Y, Ginger, D, and Xia, Y. "Synthesis and optical properties of silver nanobars and nanorice." Nano Letters 7.4 (2007): 1032-1036. Full Text

Petrova, H, Lin, C-H, Liejer, SD, Hu, M, McLellan, JM, Siekkinen, AR, Wiley, BJ, Marquez, M, Xia, Y, Sader, JE, and Hartland, GV. "Time-resolved spectroscopy of silver nanocubes: Observation and assignment of coherently excited vibrational modes." Journal of Chemical Physics 126.9 (2007). Full Text

Fu, E, Ramsey, SA, Chen, J, Chinowsky, TM, Wiley, B, Xia, Y, and Yager, P. "Resonance wavelength-dependent signal of absorptive particles in surface plasmon resonance-based detection." Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical 123.1 (2007): 606-613. Full Text

Xiong, Y, Wiley, BJ, and Xia, Y. "Nanocrystals with unconventional shapes - A class of promising catalysts." Angewandte Chemie - International Edition 46.38 (2007): 7157-7159. Full Text

Chen, J, Saeki, F, Wiley, BJ, Cang, H, Au, L, Zhang, H, Cobb, MJ, Kimmey, MB, Xia, Y, and Li, X. "Bioconjugated Au/Ag nanocages as a novel optical imaging contrast and thermal therapeutic agent." Optics InfoBase Conference Papers (January 1, 2006).

Meng, L, Wei, H, Nagel, A, Wiley, BJ, Scriven, LE, and Norris, DJ. "The role of thickness transitions in convective assembly." Nano Letters 6.10 (2006): 2249-2253. Full Text

Wiley, BJ, Wang, Z, Wei, J, Yin, Y, Cobden, DH, and Xia, Y. "Synthesis and electrical characterization of silver nanobeams." Nano Letters 6.10 (2006): 2273-2278. Full Text

Sanders, AW, Routenberg, DA, Wiley, BJ, Xia, Y, Dufresne, ER, and Reed, MA. "Observation of plasmon propagation, redirection, and fan-out in silver nanowires." Nano Letters 6.8 (2006): 1822-1826. Full Text

Wiley, BJ, Im, SH, Li, Z-Y, McLellan, J, Siekkinen, A, and Xia, Y. "Maneuvering the surface plasmon resonance of silver nanostructures through shape-controlled synthesis." Journal of Physical Chemistry B 110.32 (2006): 15666-15675. Full Text