Branched Covers of Tangles in Three-balls

Makiko Ishiwata, Józef H. Przytycki, Akira Yasuhara

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Abstract

We give an algorithm for a surgery description of a p-fold cyclic branched cover of B3 branched along a tangle. We generalize constructions of Montesinos and Akbulut-Kirby.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)356-364
Number of pages9
JournalCanadian Mathematical Bulletin
Volume46
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Branched cover
  • Heegaard decomposition
  • Surgery
  • Tangle

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  • Mathematics(all)

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Branched Covers of Tangles in Three-balls. / Ishiwata, Makiko; Przytycki, Józef H.; Yasuhara, Akira.

In: Canadian Mathematical Bulletin, Vol. 46, No. 3, 01.01.2003, p. 356-364.

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Ishiwata, Makiko ; Przytycki, Józef H. ; Yasuhara, Akira. / Branched Covers of Tangles in Three-balls. In: Canadian Mathematical Bulletin. 2003 ; Vol. 46, No. 3. pp. 356-364.
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