Jones polynomials, volume and essential knot surfaces: a survey

David Futer, Efstratia Kalfagianni, Jessica Shepherd Purcell

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Abstract

This paper is a brief overview of recent results by the authors relating colored Jones polynomials to geometric topology. The proofs of these results appear in the papers [18, 19], while this survey focuses on the main ideas and examples.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationKnots in Poland III, Part I
EditorsJozef H Przytycki, Pawel Traczyk
Place of PublicationWarsaw Poland
PublisherPolish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Mathematics
Pages47-73
Number of pages27
Volume100
ISBN (Print)9788386806201
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventKnots in Poland III - Stefan Banach International Mathematical Center, Warsaw, Poland
Duration: 18 Jul 20104 Aug 2010
https://www.mimuw.edu.pl/~traczyk/knotpol2010/
http://at.yorku.ca/c/b/a/m/01.htm

Conference

ConferenceKnots in Poland III
CountryPoland
CityWarsaw
Period18/07/104/08/10
OtherConference on Knot Theory and its Ramifications
Stefan Banach International Mathematical Center (POLAND)
July 18 - 24, 2010 (Warsaw) — July 25 - August 4, 2010 (Będlewo)
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