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Math Graduate Student Seminar: "Universal algebra and functorial semantics"

Daniel Cicala, UC Riverside

Friday, May 19, 2017
  1:10–2 p.m.

Location: Surge Building 284
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Category: Seminar


In his landmark thesis, William Lawvere introduced "functorial sematics" to the study of universal algebra. This method turns certain algebraic definitions into an actual mathematic objects. This talk gives an introduction to functorial semantics and shows that everything you know is just a functor.

Additional Information: Math Grad Seminar

Open to: General Public
Admission: Free
Sponsor: Mathematics

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