Ross Street photo

Emeritus Professor of Mathematics

Director of the Centre of Australian Category Theory (CoACT)

Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, Fellow of the Australian Mathematical Society, and life member of the American Mathematical Society


Postal Address: Mathematics Department, Macquarie University, New South Wales 2109, AUSTRALIA

Telephone: (+61-2-)9850-8921;   Fax: (+61-2-)9850-8114

Email and Office Address: see Staff page

Macquarie University is situated in the pleasant northwestern metropolitan area of Sydney.


The Mathematics Department is in the Faculty of Science.



1.     CT2013: The annual international conference on Category Theory at Macquarie University 7-13 July 2013

2.     Australian Category Seminar

3.     CoACT, its logo, and an explanation

4.     Chaire de la Vallee Poussin 2011 and "Category Theory, Algebra and Geometry": Lecture Notes

5.     The Morgan-Phoa Mathematics Workshops: First Nov 2006; Second Nov 2008; Third Jan 2010; Fourth Feb 2013 (Abstracts)

6.     Book Quantum Groups: a path to current algebra published 18 January 2007

7.     Publication list of Ross Street

8.     Publication list of Brian Day

9.     Brian John Day 16 Jan 1945 – 16 Jun 2012: tributes, photos

10.  Students

11.  Research Fellows

12.  Journals

13.  Apps designed here

14.  Solar energy services here

15.  StreetFest: A Macquarie University Conference (11-16 July 2005) followed by an Australian National University Workshop (18-21 July 2005)

16.  Michael Batanin's invited lecture at the Jubilee Annual Meeting of the AustMS at Macquarie University

17.  Poster for Macquarie part of StreetFest

18.  Poems (filling a much-needed gap in the English literature); pdf version with toc.

19.  Some categorical homepages

20.  Jobs for mathematicians

21.  Category Theory at The Boeing Company: towards mathematical software and knowledge engineering using colimits

22.  Photo with turtles, and one without

23.  Sammy Eilenberg at Macquarie in 1986; pdf1, pdf2, pdf3

24.  Photo in Oberwolfach (September 1995)

25.  Fields Institute Lecture (Toronto 2002)

26.  Sculpture can be mathematical, beautiful and relevant to us

27.  Raising public awareness of mathematics

28.  No longer member of the New York Academy of Sciences nor the American Association for the Advancement of Science

29.  Macquarie University's Arms includes the full lighthouse

30.  Bicycle riding

31.  Australian Plants   

32.  Folk music and the mandolin

33.  A friend from Arnhem Land

34.  It is on purpose there are no frames on this page