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

Xiong, Y., et al. “Corrosion-based synthesis of single-crystal Pd nanoboxes and nanocages and their surface plasmon properties.” Angewandte Chemie  International Edition, vol. 44, no. 48, Dec. 2005, pp. 7913–17. Scopus, doi:10.1002/anie.200502722. Full Text

Chen, J., et al. “Bioconjugated Au/Ag nanocages as a novel optical imaging contrast and thermal therapeutic agent.” 2005 Conference on Lasers and Electro Optics, Cleo, vol. 3, Dec. 2005, pp. 2052–54.

Cang, Hu, et al. “Gold nanocages as contrast agents for spectroscopic optical coherence tomography.Optics Letters, vol. 30, no. 22, Nov. 2005, pp. 3048–50. Epmc, doi:10.1364/ol.30.003048. Full Text

Chen, J., et al. “Optical properties of Pd-Ag and Pt-Ag nanoboxes synthesized via galvanic replacement reactions.” Nano Letters, vol. 5, no. 10, Oct. 2005, pp. 2058–62. Scopus, doi:10.1021/nl051652u. Full Text

Sherry, L. J., et al. “Localized surface plasmon resonance spectroscopy of single silver nanocubes.” Nano Letters, vol. 5, no. 10, Oct. 2005, pp. 2034–38. Scopus, doi:10.1021/nl0515753. Full Text

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