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

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

Wang, Y, Lee, K, Shang, H, Wiley, BJ, Xia, Y, and Cao, G. "Ag–Ag0.08V2O5·nH2O Composite Films as Host Materials for Li-ion Intercalation." Phys. Stat. Sol. A 202A (2005): R79-R81. (Academic Article)

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)

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 (2005): 473-477. Full Text

Sang, HI, Yun, TL, 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 (2005): 2154-2157. Full Text

Wiley, B, Sun, Y, Mayers, B, and Xia, Y. "Shape-controlled synthesis of metal nanostructures: The case of silver." Chemistry - A European Journal 11.2 (2005): 454-463. Full Text