nLab ultracategory

model theory

Dimension, ranks, forking

• forking and dividing?

• Morley rank?

• Shelah 2-rank?

• Lascar U-rank?

• Vapnik–Chervonenkis dimension?

Theorems

Idea

Ultracategories are categories with extra structure, called an ultrastructure (see Lurie, Sec 1.3). They were introduced in Makkai 87 in order to prove conceptual completeness, but note that Lurie’s definition differs from Makkai’s (Lurie, Warning 1.0.4).

References

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