Category Theory

The group works on triangulated categories, Quillen model categories, various types of higher categories and other aspects of category theory, often with a view to applications in homotopy theory. The group has also worked extensively on operads.


Academic staff
Name Office Phone Email VCard  
Prof John Greenlees J15 23786 vcard Equivariant topology, commutative algebra, algebraic topology
Dr Nick Gurski J07 23838 vcard Higher dimensional category theory, homotopy theory
Dr Paul Mitchener J20 23858 vcard $C^\ast$-categories, Analytic and algebraic $K$-theory, Assembly maps, Coarse Geometry
Prof Ieke Moerdijk J13 23843 vcard Algebraic and differential topology, category theory
Prof Neil Strickland J26 23852 vcard Algebraic topology, formal group theory
Dr Simon Willerton J19 23823 vcard quantum topology, algebraic topology, category theory, metric spaces

Honorary academic staff
Name Office Phone Email VCard  
Dr Eugenia Cheng   vcard Category theory

Postgraduate students
Name Office Phone Email VCard  
Christos Aravanis I23 vcard TQFTs, Derived categories
Rhiannon Griffiths J25 vcard
Jordan Williamson   vcard Equivariant stable homotopy theory and model categories

Past grants