J.P. May (now and then)
 Office: 314 Eckhart Hall
 Address: Department of Mathematics,
The University of Chicago,
1118 E 58th Street,
Chicago IL 60637
 Phone: (773) 7027381 (office);
Fax: (773) 7029787
 Email:
may@math.uchicago.edu
 CV
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 Bibliography
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(Bibliography gives publication data)
A collaborative research program:
 Explorations of higher categorical structures and
their applications
(dvi)
(pdf)
Some talks (since 2000)
 Operadic categories, A infinity categories,
and ncategories. Morelia, May 25, 2001
(dvi)
(pdf)
 Ancient history; a book; Thom Thom spectra. Rosendal, August 20, 2005
(dvi)
(pdf)
 An oldfashioned elementary talk (on operads). Villars, March 9, 2006
(dvi)
(pdf)
 Duality in bicategories and topological applications. Chicago, April 11, 2006
(dvi)
(pdf)

A brief memorial talk for Saunders MacLane. Chicago, April 7, 2006
(dvi)
(pdf)
 Thom Thom spectra and other new brave algebras. MIT, November 5, 2007
(dvi)
(pdf)
Talks given at Banff, March 13, 2008, and Indiana, April 5, 2008
 What precisely are E infinity ring spaces and E infinity ring spectra? Banff, March 13, 2008
(dvi)
(pdf)
 Categories, posets, Alexandrov spaces, simplicial complexes, with
emphasis on finite spaces. Buenos Aires, November 10, 2008
(dvi)
(pdf)
 What are parametrized spectra good for? Michigan, February 6, 2010
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 Equivariant cohomology. Brandeis, May 3 and Cornell, May 5, 2012
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