Boundary links are self delta-equivalent to trivial links

Tetsuo Shibuya, Akira Yasuhara

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Abstract

Self Δ-equivalence is an equivalence relation for links, which is stronger than linkhomotopy defined by J. W. Milnor. It was shown that any boundary link is link-homotopic to a trivial link by L. Cervantes and R. A. Fenn and by D. Dimovski independently. In this paper we will show that any boundary link is self A-equivalent to a trivial link.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)449-458
Number of pages10
JournalMathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society
Volume143
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Sep 1
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematics(all)

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