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

Wiley, BJ, Xiong, Y, Li, Z-Y, Yin, Y, and Xia, Y. "Right bipyramids of silver: A new shape derived from single twinned seeds." Nano Letters 6.4 (2006): 765-768. Full Text

Zettsu, N, McLellan, JM, Wiley, BJ, Yin, Y, Li, Z-Y, and Xia, Y. "Rhodium Multipods: Synthesis, Stability, Surface Plasmonic Properties, and Their Use as Substrates for Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering." Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 45 (2006): 1288-1292. (Academic Article)

Petrova, H, Lin, C-H, Leijer, SD, Hu, M, McLellan, JM, Siekkinen, AR, Wiley, BJ, Marquez, M, Xia, Y, Sader, JE, and Hartland, GV. "Vibrational spectroscopy and energy relaxation of nanocubes, nanoboxes and nanocages." Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 6325 (2006). Full Text

Zettsu, N, McLellan, JM, Wiley, B, Yin, Y, Li, Z-Y, and Xia, Y. "Synthesis, stability, and surface plasmonic properties of rhodium multipods, and their use as substrates for surface-enhanced raman scattering." Angewandte Chemie - International Edition 45.8 (2006): 1288-1292. Full Text

Chen, J, Saeki, F, Wiley, BJ, Gang, 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." 2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 3 (December 1, 2005): 2052-2054.

Wiley, B, Sun, Y, Chen, J, Cang, H, Li, ZY, Li, X, and Xia, Y. "Shape-controlled synthesis of silver and gold nanostructures." MRS Bulletin 30.5 (May 1, 2005): 356-361. (Review)

Cang, H, Sun, T, Chen, J, Wiley, BJ, Li, Z-Y, Xia, Y, and Li, X. "Gold Nanocages as Potential Contrast Agents for Spectroscopic and Conventional Optical Coherence Tomography." Opt. Lett. 30 (2005): 3048-3050. (Academic Article)

Lee, YT, Im, SH, Wiley, B, and Xia, Y. "Quick formation of single-crystal nanocubes of silver through dual functions of hydrogen gas in polyol synthesis." Chemical Physics Letters 411.4-6 (2005): 479-483. Full Text

Chen, J, Wiley, B, Li, Z-Y, Campbell, D, Saeki, F, Cang, H, Au, L, Lee, J, Li, X, and Xia, Y. "Gold nanocages: Engineering their structure for biomedical applications." Advanced Materials 17.18 (2005): 2255-2261. Full Text

Xiong, Y, Chen, J, Wiley, B, Xia, Y, Yin, Y, and Li, Z-Y. "Size-dependence of surface plasmon resonance and oxidation for Pd nanocubes synthesized via a seed etching process." Nano Letters 5.7 (2005): 1237-1242. Full Text