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, 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

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.

Chen, J, Wiley, B, McLellan, J, Xiong, Y, Li, Z-Y, and Xia, Y. "Optical Properties of Pd−Ag and Pt−Ag Nanoboxes Synthesized via Galvanic Replacement Reactions." Nano Letters 5.10 (October 2005): 2058-2062. Full Text

Sherry, LJ, Chang, S-H, Schatz, GC, Van Duyne, RP, Wiley, BJ, and Xia, Y. "Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance Spectroscopy of Single Silver Nanocubes." Nano Letters 5.10 (October 2005): 2034-2038. 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 (July 2005): 1237-1242. Full Text

Im, SH, Lee, YT, Wiley, B, and Xia, Y. "Large-Scale Synthesis of Silver Nanocubes: The Role of HCl in Promoting Cube Perfection and Monodispersity." Angewandte Chemie International Edition 44.14 (March 29, 2005): 2154-2157. Full Text

Chen, J, Saeki, F, Wiley, BJ, Cang, H, Cobb, MJ, Li, Z-Y, Au, L, Zhang, H, Kimmey, MB, Li, X, and Xia, Y. "Gold nanocages: bioconjugation and their potential use as optical imaging contrast agents." Nano Letters 5.3 (March 2005): 473-477. Full Text

Xiong, Y, Chen, J, Wiley, B, Xia, Y, Aloni, S, and Yin, Y. "Understanding the role of oxidative etching in the polyol synthesis of Pd nanoparticles with uniform shape and size." Journal of the American Chemical Society 127.20 (2005): 7332-7333. Full Text

Wiley, BJ, Sun, Y, Chen, J, Cang, H, Li, Z-Y, Li, X, and Xia, Y. "Silver and Gold Nanostructures with Well-Controlled Shapes." MRS Bull. 30 (2005): 356-361. (Academic Article)