I-Bundles and Essential Product Disks

David Futer, Efstratia Kalfagianni, Jessica Purcell

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Recall that we are trying to relate geometric and topological aspects of the knot complement S3 \K to quantum invariants and diagrammatic properties. So far, we have identified an essential state surface SA, and we have found a polyhedral decomposition of MA=S3\\SA.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationGuts of Surfaces and the Colored Jones Polynomial
PublisherSpringer-Verlag London Ltd.
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9783642333019
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2013
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Mathematics
ISSN (Print)0075-8434
ISSN (Electronic)1617-9692


  • Compression Disk
  • Diagrammatic Property
  • Euler Characteristic
  • Regular Neighborhood
  • Topological Aspect

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Futer, D., Kalfagianni, E., & Purcell, J. (2013). I-Bundles and Essential Product Disks. In Guts of Surfaces and the Colored Jones Polynomial (pp. 53-72). (Lecture Notes in Mathematics; Vol. 2069). Springer-Verlag London Ltd.. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-33302-6_4