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

Kim, MJ, Flowers, PF, Stewart, IE, Ye, S, Baek, S, Kim, JJ, Wiley, BJ, and Wiley, BJ. "Ethylenediamine Promotes Cu Nanowire Growth by Inhibiting Oxidation of Cu(111)." Journal of the American Chemical Society 139.1 (January 2017): 277-284. Full Text

Ye, S, Stewart, IE, Chen, Z, Li, B, Rathmell, AR, and Wiley, BJ. "How Copper Nanowires Grow and How To Control Their Properties." Accounts of Chemical Research 49.3 (March 2016): 442-451. Full Text

Flowers, PF, Catenacci, MJ, and Wiley, BJ. "High-speed, solution-coatable memory based on Cu–SiO 2 core–shell nanowires." Nanoscale Horiz. 1.4 (2016): 313-316. Full Text

Zhang, J, Wang, Q, Zhang, X, Wang, J, Guo, M, Wiley, BJ, Li, C, and Hu, C. "Carbamide promoted polyol synthesis and transmittance properties of silver nanocubes." Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers 3.4 (2016): 547-555. Full Text

Stewart, IE, Ye, S, Chen, Z, Flowers, PF, and Wiley, BJ. "Synthesis of Cu–Ag, Cu–Au, and Cu–Pt Core–Shell Nanowires and Their Use in Transparent Conducting Films." Chemistry of Materials 27.22 (November 24, 2015): 7788-7794. Full Text

Li, B, Ye, S, Stewart, IE, Alvarez, S, and Wiley, BJ. "Synthesis and Purification of Silver Nanowires To Make Conducting Films with a Transmittance of 99%." Nano Letters 15.10 (October 2015): 6722-6726. Full Text

Borchert, JW, Stewart, IE, Ye, S, Rathmell, AR, Wiley, BJ, and Winey, KI. "Effects of length dispersity and film fabrication on the sheet resistance of copper nanowire transparent conductors." Nanoscale 7.34 (September 2015): 14496-14504. Full Text

Yang, Y, Pham, AT, Cruz, D, Reyes, C, Wiley, BJ, Lopez, GP, and Yellen, BB. "Assembly of colloidal molecules, polymers, and crystals in acoustic and magnetic fields." Advanced materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.) 27.32 (August 2015): 4725-4731. Full Text

Du, J, Chen, Z, Ye, S, Wiley, BJ, and Meyer, TJ. "Copper as a robust and transparent electrocatalyst for water oxidation." Angewandte Chemie International Edition 54.7 (February 9, 2015): 2073-2080. Full Text