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chronometry

[krə′näm·ə·trē]
(horology)
The science of measuring time.
The measurement of time by a chronometer.
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and Yantis, S., "Modern Mental Chronometry," Biological Psychology 26(1):3-67, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0301051188900130, 1988, doi:10.1016/0301-0511(88)90013-0.
Our main goal in the present work was to provide evidence for this "mutual" relationship using a mental chronometry strategy implemented in a handedness discrimination task.
Horological historian David Christianson a certified Master Watchmaker for more than a quarter century brings his skill and proficiency to bear with his publication TIMEPIECES Masterpieces of Chronometry.
Propp, elegantly traces chronometry and chronology in ancient Israel and Judah and notes the implications of the former for the latter.
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Appraisal underpinnings of affective chronometry: The role of appraisals in emotion habituation.
and Woda, C.: 2002, Dating of the Quaternary volcanoes Komorni Hurka (Kammerbiihl) and Zelezna Hurka (Eisenbuhl), Czech Republic, by TL, ESR, alpha-recoil and fission track chronometry. Z.
His topics include how the protocol works, clock discipline algorithm, primary servers and reference clocks, kernel timekeeping support, identity schemes, the metrology and chronometry of the protocol timescale, time transfer for deep-space missions, and a technical history of the protocol.
For related questions of chronometry, chronology, chronography and chronosophy, see Pomian 1984 (after: Ricoeur:193).
From an existential angle, time and space are what we scientifically investigate and are taught by physics, chronometry and historiography, but are also far beyond our logic and conventional three or four dimensional mental representations.
Following an overview of the field, papers describe recent methodological advances, including an automated counting system for fission tracks in natural minerals, the use of laser ablation inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry for measuring uranium concentration for apatite and zircon fission-track chronometry, and detrital thermochronology based on measuring Nd isotopic compositions on single apatites by laser ablation ICP-MS, to cite a few examples.