# Eugenia Cheng

English mathematician and pianist

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(Suggest an Edit or Addition)According to Wikipedia, Eugenia Loh-Gene Cheng is a British mathematician, educator and concert pianist. Her mathematical interests include higher category theory, and as a pianist she specialises in lieder and art song. She is also known for explaining mathematics to non-mathematicians to combat math phobia, often using analogies with food and baking. Cheng is a scientist-in-residence at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

## Eugenia Cheng's Published Works

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- Weak n -categories: opetopic and multitopic foundations (2003) (44)
- Iterated distributive laws (2007) (37)
- Pseudo-distributive Laws (2003) (37)
- Comparing operadic theories of $n$-category (2008) (31)
- Cyclic multicategories, multivariable adjunctions and mates (2014) (30)
- The category of opetopes and the category of opetopic sets. (2003) (30)
- The periodic table of n-categories for low dimensions I: degenerate categories and degenerate bicategories (2007) (27)
- An ω-category with all Duals is an ω-groupoid (2007) (21)
- The periodic table of $n$-categories for low dimensions II: degenerate tricategories (2007) (21)
- Weak n -categories: comparing opetopic foundations (2003) (20)
- A direct proof that the category of 3-computads is not cartesian closed (2012) (14)
- THE PERIODIC TABLE OF n-CATEGORIES II: DEGENERATE TRICATEGORIES (2011) (13)
- Distributive laws for Lawvere theories (2011) (12)
- A note on the Penon definition of $n$-category (2009) (11)
- Monad interleaving: A construction of the operad for Leinster’s weak ω-categories (2003) (10)
- Towards an -category of cobordisms. (2007) (10)
- A relationship between trees and Kelly–Mac Lane graphs (2003) (9)
- Opetopic bicategories: comparison with the classical theory (2003) (7)
- Iterated icons (2013) (7)
- The theory of opetopes via Kelly-Mac Lane graphs (2003) (6)
- How to Bake Pi: An Edible Exploration of the Mathematics of Mathematics (2015) (5)
- WEAK ∞-CATEGORIES VIA TERMINAL COALGEBRAS (2019) (5)
- Multivariable adjunctions and mates (2012) (4)
- An alternative characterisation of universal cells in opetopic n-categories (2003) (4)
- Cakes, custard + category theory : easy recipes for understanding complex mathematics (2015) (1)
- The Art of Logic in an Illogical World (2018) (1)
- Higher-Dimensional Category Theory The architecture of mathematics (1)
- Distributive Laws for Lawvere Theories (Invited Talk) (2021) (1)
- Weak $\infty$-categories via terminal coalgebras. (2012) (1)
- Sunset on the American Dream 2 (2023) (0)
- Monad interleaving: a construction of the operad for Leinster's weak $\omega$-categories (2003) (0)
- The Joy of Abstraction (2022) (0)
- Weak \omega-categories via terminal coalgebras (2012) (0)
- Bringing maths to life (2022) (0)
- 4 N ov 2 01 9 WEAK ∞-CATEGORIES VIA TERMINAL COALGEBRAS (2019) (0)
- IC16: How To Bake Pi (2016) (0)
- Weak vertical composition (2022) (0)
- On the combinatorial structure of En-operads (2006) (0)
- C T ] 2 1 A pr 2 00 3 Weak n-categories : opetopic and multitopic foundations (0)

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