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

Cardenas, JA, Upshaw, S, Williams, NX, Catenacci, MJ, Wiley, BJ, and Franklin, AD. "Impact of Morphology on Printed Contact Performance in Carbon Nanotube Thin-Film Transistors." Advanced Functional Materials 29.1 (January 4, 2019). Full Text

Manning, HG, Niosi, F, da Rocha, CG, Bellew, AT, O'Callaghan, C, Biswas, S, Flowers, PF, Wiley, BJ, Holmes, JD, Ferreira, MS, and Boland, JJ. "Emergence of winner-takes-all connectivity paths in random nanowire networks." Nature Communications 9.1 (August 13, 2018): 3219-null. Full Text

Reyes, C, Fu, L, Suthanthiraraj, PPA, Owens, CE, Shields, CW, López, GP, Charbonneau, P, and Wiley, BJ. "The Limits of Primary Radiation Forces in Bulk Acoustic Standing Waves for Concentrating Nanoparticles." Particle and Particle Systems Characterization 35.7 (July 1, 2018). Full Text

Cruz, MA, Ye, S, Kim, MJ, Reyes, C, Yang, F, Flowers, PF, and Wiley, BJ. "Multigram Synthesis of Cu-Ag Core-Shell Nanowires Enables the Production of a Highly Conductive Polymer Filament for 3D Printing Electronics." Particle & Particle Systems Characterization 35.5 (May 2018): 1700385-1700385. Full Text

Kim, MJ, Alvarez, S, Yan, T, Tadepalli, V, Fichthorn, KA, and Wiley, BJ. "Modulating the Growth Rate, Aspect Ratio, and Yield of Copper Nanowires with Alkylamines." Chemistry of Materials 30.8 (April 24, 2018): 2809-2818. Full Text

Catenacci, MJ, Reyes, C, Cruz, MA, and Wiley, BJ. "Stretchable Conductive Composites from Cu-Ag Nanowire Felt." Acs Nano 12.4 (April 2018): 3689-3698. Full Text

Flowers, PF, Reyes, C, Ye, S, Kim, MJ, and Wiley, BJ. "3D printing electronic components and circuits with conductive thermoplastic filament." Additive Manufacturing 18 (December 1, 2017): 156-163. Full Text

Catenacci, MJ, Flowers, PF, Cao, C, Andrews, JB, Franklin, AD, and Wiley, BJ. "Fully Printed Memristors from Cu–SiO2 Core–Shell Nanowire Composites." Journal of Electronic Materials 46.7 (July 1, 2017): 4596-4603. Full Text

Yang, F, Tadepalli, V, and Wiley, BJ. "3D Printing of a Double Network Hydrogel with a Compression Strength and Elastic Modulus Greater than those of Cartilage." Acs Biomaterials Science and Engineering 3.5 (May 8, 2017): 863-869. Full Text

Xie, Y, Ye, S, Reyes, C, Sithikong, P, Popa, BI, Wiley, BJ, and Cummer, SA. "Microwave metamaterials made by fused deposition 3D printing of a highly conductive copper-based filament." Applied Physics Letters 110.18 (May 1, 2017). Full Text


Kim, MJ, Alvarez, S, Chen, Z, Fichthorn, KA, and Wiley, BJ. "Single-Crystal Electrochemistry Reveals Why Metal Nanowires Grow." November 2018. Full Text

Cardenas, JA, Upshaw, S, Catenaccr, MJ, Wiley, BJ, and Franklin, AD. "Exploring silver contact morphologies in printed carbon nanotube thin-film transistors." August 20, 2018. Full Text

Rossman, A, Catenacci, M, Li, AM, Sauer, TJ, Solomon, J, Gehm, ME, Wiley, BJ, Samei, E, and Lo, JY. "3D printed anthropomorphic physical phantom for mammography and DBT with high contrast custom materials, lesions, and uniform chest wall region." January 1, 2018. Full Text

Catenacci, MJ, Flowers, PF, Cao, C, Andrews, JB, Franklin, AD, and Wiley, BJ. "Fully printed memristors from Cu-SiO2core-shell nanowire composites." August 1, 2017. Full Text

Zhao, C, Solomon, J, Sturgeon, GM, Gehm, ME, Catenacci, M, Wiley, BJ, Samei, E, and Lo, JY. "Third generation anthropomorphic physical phantom for mammography and DBT: Incorporating voxelized 3D printing and uniform chest wall QC region." January 1, 2017. Full Text

Wiley, B, Chen, J, Sun, Y, and Xia, Y. "Shape-controlled synthesis of metallic nanostructures for nanocomposites." January 1, 2005.