Algebra and Logic Seminar - 28/10/2015

Wednesday, 28 October 2015, 2:00 p.m.

Lecturer: Benjamín Heredia (CMA, FCT-UNL)

Title: "Homotopy theory and categories"

Local: Room 1.13, Edifício VII

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Quinta da Torre, Caparica

Abstract: In this talk I will give an introduction to homotopy theory. I will present the homotopy category of topological spaces, some tools to study it and how to use categories as algebraic models for this spaces.