Equivalence of 2D-multitopic category and ana-bicategory

Param Jyothi Reddy R

In this paper equivalence of the concepts of ana-bicategory and the 2D-multitopic category is proved. The equivalence is FOLDS equivalence of the FOLDS-Specifications of the two concepts. Two constructions for transforming one form of category to another are given and it is shown that we get a structure equivalent to the original one when we compose the two constructions.

Keywords: Multitopic category, bicategory, FOLDS

2000 MSC: 18D05

Theory and Applications of Categories, Vol. 16, 2006, No. 23, pp 619-667.


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