Subgroups of higher groups

Content created by Egbert Rijke.

Created on 2023-04-10.
Last modified on 2023-06-10.

module higher-group-theory.subgroups-higher-groups where
open import foundation.0-connected-types
open import foundation.cartesian-product-types
open import foundation.dependent-pair-types
open import foundation.function-types
open import foundation.sets
open import foundation.universe-levels

open import higher-group-theory.higher-groups

open import structured-types.pointed-types


A subgroup of a higher group is a pointed set bundle over its classifying type with connected total space.


subgroup-action-∞-Group :
  {l1 : Level} (l2 : Level) (G : ∞-Group l1) 
  classifying-type-∞-Group G  UU (l1  lsuc l2)
subgroup-action-∞-Group l2 G u =
  Σ ( classifying-type-∞-Group G  Set l2)
    ( λ X 
      ( type-Set (X u)) ×
      ( is-0-connected (Σ (classifying-type-∞-Group G) (type-Set  X))))

subgroup-∞-Group :
  {l1 : Level} (l2 : Level) (G : ∞-Group l1)  UU (l1  lsuc l2)
subgroup-∞-Group l2 G = subgroup-action-∞-Group l2 G (shape-∞-Group G)

module _
  {l1 l2 : Level} (G : ∞-Group l1) (H : subgroup-∞-Group l2 G)

  set-action-subgroup-∞-Group :
    classifying-type-∞-Group G  Set l2
  set-action-subgroup-∞-Group = pr1 H

  action-subgroup-∞-Group : classifying-type-∞-Group G  UU l2
  action-subgroup-∞-Group = type-Set  set-action-subgroup-∞-Group

  classifying-type-subgroup-∞-Group : UU (l1  l2)
  classifying-type-subgroup-∞-Group =
    Σ (classifying-type-∞-Group G) action-subgroup-∞-Group

  shape-subgroup-∞-Group : classifying-type-subgroup-∞-Group
  pr1 shape-subgroup-∞-Group = shape-∞-Group G
  pr2 shape-subgroup-∞-Group = pr1 (pr2 H)

  classifying-pointed-type-subgroup-∞-Group : Pointed-Type (l1  l2)
  pr1 classifying-pointed-type-subgroup-∞-Group =
  pr2 classifying-pointed-type-subgroup-∞-Group =

  is-connected-classifying-type-subgroup-∞-Group :
    is-0-connected classifying-type-subgroup-∞-Group
  is-connected-classifying-type-subgroup-∞-Group = pr2 (pr2 H)

  ∞-group-subgroup-∞-Group : ∞-Group (l1  l2)
  pr1 ∞-group-subgroup-∞-Group = classifying-pointed-type-subgroup-∞-Group
  pr2 ∞-group-subgroup-∞-Group = is-connected-classifying-type-subgroup-∞-Group

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