alternative characterization of Stone-Čech compactification

The Stone-Čech compactificaton of a space is the set of all ultrafiltersMathworldPlanetmath 11Here, the term “utrafilter” is used to denote ultrafilters with respects to the topologyMathworldPlanetmathPlanetmath of the space. with the topology generated by the Stone-basis.

Title alternative characterizationMathworldPlanetmath of Stone-Čech compactification
Canonical name AlternativeCharacterizationOfStonevCechCompactification
Date of creation 2013-03-22 15:51:42
Last modified on 2013-03-22 15:51:42
Owner rspuzio (6075)
Last modified by rspuzio (6075)
Numerical id 7
Author rspuzio (6075)
Entry type TheoremMathworldPlanetmath
Classification msc 54D30