Quote Originally Posted by Hexavalent View Post
I'm not quite sure if I'm addressing your statement about "parameters", but I'll offer that I've learned (the hard way) that time/temp/reagent conc. during "finishing" (sulfur/gold) can be critical when trying to squeeze another stop or two from an emulsion. Some of the procedures are probably easier done a large scale as opposed to a basement lab scale.
That's exactly what I meant. Somewhere in my old notes I drew up a diagram on how different parameters could affect an emulsion, I'm fairly sure it came from studying "The Photographic Emulsion" by Carroll, Hubbard, and Kretschman, The Focal Press. (A PDF version of the book can be found at TheLightFarm).