April 17, 2023 to July 14, 2023
Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris
Europe/Paris timezone

Elelments of oo-category theory, Emily Riehl

Jun 23, 2023, 3:00 PM
Amphitheater Darboux (Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris)

Amphitheater Darboux

Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris

11, rue Pierre et Marie Curie 75005 Paris


Two lectures on infinity category theory

Speaker: Emily Riehl, Johns Hopkins University

Time: June 21, and June 23, 15:00-17:00
Place: IHP

Abstract: I will explain some core basics of infinity category theory: equivalences, adjunctions, limits and colimits, with the goal of introducing stable infinity categories.

The only essential prerequisite is the notion of a strict 2-category. For participants willing to look at something in advance, section B.1 of my "Elements in Infinite Category Theory" book, is adviced (in fact B.1.1 - B.1.7 is enough), with the notion of pasting diagram in B.1.4-B.1.5 being the most important.

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