May-Thomason Uniqueness Theorem

For every infinite loop space machine E, there is a natural equivalence of spectra between EX and Segal's spectrum BX.

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May, J. P. and Thomason, R. W. "The Uniqueness of Infinite Loop Space Machines." Topology 17, 205-224, 1978.Weibel, C. A. "The Mathematical Enterprises of Robert Thomason." Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 34, 1-13, 1996.

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May-Thomason Uniqueness Theorem

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Weisstein, Eric W. "May-Thomason Uniqueness Theorem." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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