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

Alvarez, S., et al. “Photocatalytic growth of copper nanowires from Cu2O seeds.” Chemistry of Materials, vol. 27, no. 2, Jan. 2015, pp. 570–73. Scopus, doi:10.1021/cm504026w. Full Text

Ye, Shengrong, et al. “Metal nanowire networks: the next generation of transparent conductors.Advanced Materials (Deerfield Beach, Fla.), vol. 26, no. 39, Oct. 2014, pp. 6670–87. Epmc, doi:10.1002/adma.201402710. Full Text

Chen, Zuofeng, et al. “Copper nanowire networks with transparent oxide shells that prevent oxidation without reducing transmittance.Acs Nano, vol. 8, no. 9, Sept. 2014, pp. 9673–79. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nn504308n. Full Text

Long, Ran, et al. “Oxidative etching for controlled synthesis of metal nanocrystals: atomic addition and subtraction.Chemical Society Reviews, vol. 43, no. 17, Sept. 2014, pp. 6288–310. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c4cs00136b. Full Text

Ye, Shengrong, et al. “Real-time visualization of diffusion-controlled nanowire growth in solution.Nano Letters, vol. 14, no. 8, Aug. 2014, pp. 4671–76. Epmc, doi:10.1021/nl501762v. Full Text

Stewart, Ian E., et al. “Solution-processed copper-nickel nanowire anodes for organic solar cells.Nanoscale, vol. 6, no. 11, June 2014, pp. 5980–88. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c4nr01024h. Full Text

Ye, Shengrong, et al. “The role of cuprous oxide seeds in the one-pot and seeded syntheses of copper nanowires.Small (Weinheim an Der Bergstrasse, Germany), vol. 10, no. 9, May 2014, pp. 1771–78. Epmc, doi:10.1002/smll.201303005. Full Text

Ye, Shengrong, et al. “A rapid synthesis of high aspect ratio copper nanowires for high-performance transparent conducting films.Chemical Communications (Cambridge, England), vol. 50, no. 20, Mar. 2014, pp. 2562–64. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c3cc48561g. Full Text

Chen, Z., et al. “Optically transparent hydrogen evolution catalysts made from networks of copper-platinum core-shell nanowires.” Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 7, no. 4, Jan. 2014, pp. 1461–67. Scopus, doi:10.1039/c4ee00211c. Full Text

Chen, Zuofeng, et al. “Optically transparent water oxidation catalysts based on copper nanowires.Angewandte Chemie (International Ed. in English), vol. 52, no. 51, Dec. 2013, pp. 13708–11. Epmc, doi:10.1002/anie.201306585. Full Text