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, 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

Sun, Y, Wiley, B, Li, Z-Y, and Xia, Y. "Synthesis and optical properties of nanorattles and multiple-walled nanoshells/nanotubes made of metal alloys." Journal of the American Chemical Society 126.30 (2004): 9399-9406. Full Text