General Principles of the Measure of Time: Astronomical Time
The realization of a conventional frame of reference in the time dimension, which will be called a time scale, requires the same phases as the reference frame in space: conception, definition, and realization.
KeywordsDynamical Time Universal Time Frequency Drift Pair Variance Solar Time
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