Ross Street

Ross Street is a major category theorist of the Australian school of category theory?, a student and collaborator of the late Gregory Maxwell Kelly. See his list of publications and homepage. His most important works include works in sheaf, fibred category, stack and descent theory, including the introduction of orientals, a definition of weak higher category, braided categories and quantum groups, Tannaka reconstruction, categorical algebra (e.g. formal theory of monads), bicategories, coherence theorems for tricategories, etc.

Selected writings

On monoidal 2-categories, braided monoidal 2-categories, sylleptic monoidal 2-categories and symmetric monoidal 2-categories:

On coherence theorems for tricategories:

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