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Principal ∞-bundles - General theory

@inproceedings{Nikolaus2012Principal,
  title={Principal ∞-bundles - General theory},
  author={Thomas Nickelsen Nikolaus and Urs Schreiber and Danny Stevenson},
  year={2012}
}
The theory of principal bundles makes sense in any ∞-topos, such as the ∞-topos of topological, of smooth, or of otherwise geometric ∞-groupoids/∞-stacks, and more generally in slices of these. It provides a natural geometric model for structured higher nonabelian cohomology and controls general fiber bundles in terms of associated bundles. For suitable choices of structure ∞-group G these G-principal ∞-bundles reproduce the theories of ordinary principal bundles, of bundle gerbes/principal 2… 

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