## Talks from 1998

Here is a list of all talks given in 1998 at the Australian Category Seminar. Click on the title for an abstract, or on the speaker's name for other talks by that speaker.

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### 16 December 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Jeremy Gunawardena – The unreasonable ineffectiveness of mathematics in computer engineering
- 4pm: Max Kelly – Polyads, locally-bounded categories, and monadicity

### 9 December 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Claudio Hermida – Some reflections on 2-fibrations
- 4pm: André Joyal – Higher-dimensional category theory II

### 2 December 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Iterated localization for operads and the n-categorical tensor product problem (cont.)
- 4pm: André Joyal – Higher-dimensional category theory

### 25 November 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Max Kelly – New results on the monadicity over graphs of categories with finite limits III
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Iterated localization for operads and the n-categorical tensor product problem

### 18 November 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Henry Weld – An algebra of asynchronous binary circuits
- 4pm: Ross Street – Long modules, half-Long modules, and the Knizhnik-Zamolodchikov equation

### 11 November 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: André Joyal – Homology theory of multiplicative systems
- 4pm: Max Kelly – New results on the monadicity over graphs of categories with finite limits II

### 4 November 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – New results on the monadicity of categories with limits over graphs
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Exact completions of regular categories

### 28 October 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: André Joyal – Homology operations
- 4pm: Ross Street – Morita Rivista

### 14 October 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Enrico Vitale – Localizations of algebraic categories
- 4pm: Giulio Katis – On the algebra of systems governed by the continuity equation

### 7 October 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Enrico Vitale – A categorical approach to the Brauer Groups
- 4pm: Henry Weld – Towards a category of pipelines

### 23 September 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Graeme Segal – Braided monoidal categories and topology
- 4pm: Claudio Hermida – A (multi)categorical approach to weak n-cats (Part I)

### 16 September 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Bob Walters – On the algebra of systems with boundary
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – Tannaka duality for Maschkean categories

### 9 September 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: André Joyal – Q-rings and the homology of the symmetric groups
- 4pm: Diming Lu – Finite dimensional corepresentations of the quantum group GL(q)(2)

### 2 September 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Meditation on pseudomonads
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Pseudomonads

### 26 August 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Francisco Marmolejo – 2-monads and Makkai's theorem for pretoposes
- 4pm: Paul Taylor – A categorical approach to the ordinals and the axiom of replacement

### 19 August 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Hongde Hu – Contractible coherence spaces and free bicompletions of categories
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – The role of teisi in post-modern algebra

### 12 August 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Claudio Hermida – Simulations and modal logic
- 4pm: Paul Taylor – A unified treatment of geometric and higher order logic

### 5 August 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Francisco Marmolejo – Pseudomonads and distributive laws
- 4pm: Paul Taylor – What is the generalized notion of algebraic theory that includes the theory of categories?

### 29 July 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Vaughan Pratt – Universal topology: Representing concrete objects by Chu spaces
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – Snapshots of four conferences

### 22 July 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Impressions of certain maths conferences
- 4pm: Ross Street – The chain rule

### 15 July 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – Linear bicategories

### 8 July 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Karl-Georg Schlesinger – Quantum set theory, manifold notions and non-abelian cohomology
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Cofinite sieves and free restriction categories

### 1 July 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – Linear bicategories
- 4pm: Giulio Katis – An algebra for systems governed by differential and integral equations

### 24 June 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – v^: R^ => R~^
- 4pm: Mike Johnson – Travel report

### 17 June 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Robbie Gates – Generic separables and images in extensive categories
- 4pm: Ross Street – The naturality of twist

### 10 June 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Some properties of generalized computads
- 4pm: Robin Cockett – Characterizing partial map classifiers

### 3 June 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Terry Bisson – Q-rings and the algebraic theory of homology operations
- 4pm: Ross Street – Internal categories

### 27 May 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Gwangwu Xu – Operator spaces and group algebras
- 4pm: Robin Cockett – Partial map classifiers and restriction classifiers (more from last week)

### 20 May 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Barry Jay – Using categorical concepts in programming language design: FISH
- 4pm: Robin Cockett – A characterization of categories of partial maps

### 13 May 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – What is symmetry again?
- 4pm: Ross Street – Analytic functors on globular sets

### 6 May 1998, Sydney

### 29 April 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – Full completeness for categories enriched in commutative monoids
- 4pm: Giulio Katis – On accounting and quantities distributed over space and time

### 22 April 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Stephen Eriksson-Bique – Some parallel programming examples using homomorphisms
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Galois theory in symmetric monoidal categories

### 15 April 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Free cocompletions
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Galois theory in symmetric monoidal categories

### 8 April 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Ryan Shelswell – Logic in a tos
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Central extensions of universal algebras

### 25 March 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Mike Fourman – Formal methods for system integration
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – Z tensor product for (Gray-Cat)_tensor-categories

### 18 March 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – How to define an operad by generators and relations
- 4pm: Max Kelly – The canonical enrichment of a category

### 11 March 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Lawvere theories and an analogous characterisation problem
- 4pm: Ross Street – Operads without numbers

### 4 March 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jonathon Burns – Vector bases, arrays, and adjunctions
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Boolean Galois theories

### 25 February 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Giulio Katis – Compositional verification of distributed algorithms
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Functorial factorization, well-pointedness, and separability

### 11 February 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – Some geometry of 2-categorical k-tensor calculus
- 4pm: Ross Street, George Janelidze, and Steve Lack – Three short talks

### 4 February 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – A braiding for Pointed Groups
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – A tensor product for V-actegories

### 21 January 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – On the monadicity of categories with chosen weighted limits
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Semidirect products and extensions in protomodular categories (III)

### 14 January 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – On free (enriched) categories with a class of colimits
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Semidirect products and extensions in protomodular categories (II)