Classification of n-component Brunnian links up to Cn-move

Haruko Aida Miyazawa, Akira Yasuhara

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

We give a classification of n-component links up to Cn-move. In order to prove this classification, we characterize Brunnian links, and have that a Brunnian link is ambient isotopic to a band sum of a trivial link and Milnor's links.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1643-1650
Number of pages8
JournalTopology and its Applications
Volume153
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006 May 1

Keywords

  • Brunnian link
  • C-move
  • Link homotopy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geometry and Topology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Classification of n-component Brunnian links up to C<sub>n</sub>-move'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this