Faculty Profiles

Benjamin J. Wiley
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

Chen, J., et al. “Gold nanocages: Engineering their structure for biomedical applications.” Advanced Materials, vol. 17, no. 18, Sept. 2005, pp. 2255–61. Scopus, doi:10.1002/adma.200500833. Full Text

Wiley, B., et al. “Polyol synthesis of silver nanostructures: Control of product morphology with Fe(II) or Fe(III) Species.” Langmuir, vol. 21, no. 18, Aug. 2005, pp. 8077–80. Scopus, doi:10.1021/la050887i. Full Text

Lee, Y. T., et al. “Quick formation of single-crystal nanocubes of silver through dual functions of hydrogen gas in polyol synthesis.” Chemical Physics Letters, vol. 411, no. 4–6, Aug. 2005, pp. 479–83. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.cplett.2005.06.080. Full Text

Xiong, Yujie, et al. “Size-dependence of surface plasmon resonance and oxidation for Pd nanocubes synthesized via a seed etching process.Nano Letters, vol. 5, no. 7, July 2005, pp. 1237–42. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nl0508826. Full Text

Wang, Y., et al. “Ag-Ag 0.08v 2O 5·nH 2O composite films as host materials for Li + intercalation.” Physica Status Solidi (A) Applications and Materials Science, vol. 202, no. 8, June 2005. Scopus, doi:10.1002/pssa.200510026. Full Text

Xiong, Yujie, et al. “Understanding the role of oxidative etching in the polyol synthesis of Pd nanoparticles with uniform shape and size.Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 127, no. 20, May 2005, pp. 7332–33. Epmc, doi:10.1021/ja0513741. Full Text

Sang, H. I., et al. “Large-scale synthesis of silver nanocubes: The role of HCl in promoting cube perfection and monodispersity.” Angewandte Chemie  International Edition, vol. 44, no. 14, Mar. 2005, pp. 2154–57. Scopus, doi:10.1002/anie.200462208. Full Text

Chen, Jingyi, et al. “Gold nanocages: bioconjugation and their potential use as optical imaging contrast agents.Nano Letters, vol. 5, no. 3, Mar. 2005, pp. 473–77. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nl047950t. Full Text

Wiley, Benjamin, et al. “Shape-controlled synthesis of metal nanostructures: the case of silver.Chemistry (Weinheim an Der Bergstrasse, Germany), vol. 11, no. 2, Jan. 2005, pp. 454–63. Epmc, doi:10.1002/chem.200400927. Full Text

Wiley, B., et al. “Shape-controlled synthesis of silver and gold nanostructures.” Mrs Bulletin, vol. 30, no. 5, Jan. 2005, pp. 356–61. Scopus, doi:10.1557/mrs2005.98. Full Text