Chemical Sensitization, Spectral Sensitization, and Latent Image Formation in Silver Halide Photography

  1. David H. Volman2,
  2. George S. Hammond3 and
  3. Klaus Gollnick4
  1. T. H. James

Published Online: 5 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470133439.ch5

Advances in Photochemistry, Volume 13

Advances in Photochemistry, Volume 13

How to Cite

James, T. H. (1986) Chemical Sensitization, Spectral Sensitization, and Latent Image Formation in Silver Halide Photography, in Advances in Photochemistry, Volume 13 (eds D. H. Volman, G. S. Hammond and K. Gollnick), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470133439.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Chemistry, University of California, Davis, California

  2. 3

    Allied Chemical Corp., Morristown, New Jersey

  3. 4

    Institut fur Organische Chemie, Universität München, München, West Germany

Author Information

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Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1986

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471815235

Online ISBN: 9780470133439

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Keywords:

  • chemical sensitization;
  • spectral sensitization;
  • silver halide photography;
  • latent image formation;
  • inefficiency

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Terminology

  • Methods of Investigation

  • Emulsions without Deliberate Sensitization

  • Chemical Sensitization

  • Minimum Size of Latent Image Nuclei

  • Latent Image Formation

  • Sources of Inefficiency

  • Spectral Sensitization

  • A General Mechanism of Spectral Sensitization