Category Theory for ZFC in HOLIII: Universal Constructions

September 6, 2021

Abstract

The article provides a formalization of elements of the theory of universal constructions for 1-categories (such as limits, adjoints and Kan extensions) in the object logic ZFC in HOL of the formal proof assistant Isabelle. The article builds upon the foundations established in the AFP entry Category Theory for ZFC in HOL II: Elementary Theory of 1-Categories.