Seminars & Events for Graduate Student Seminar

March 23, 2010
12:30pm - 1:30pm
The Conquest of Topology by Algebra, or, Topological Spaces as Relational Beta-Modules

We explore the relationship between topological spaces and modules of the ultrafilter monad, Beta. Several basic properties of topological spaces X are rephrased as properties of "convergence" relations $BX--->X$.

Speaker: Owen Biesel,
Fine Hall 314