New York Journal of Mathematics
Volume 23 (2017) 1173-1183


Jessica E. Banks

The quasi-isomorphism class of the Kakimizu complex

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Published: September 6, 2017
Keywords: Seifert surface, Kakimizu complex, JSJ tori, quasi-Euclidean
Subject: 57M25

It has been shown that the Kakimizu complex of a knot is quasi-isomorphic to Zn for some n≧ 0. We give a lower bound on n, matching the upper bound previously given.

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University of Hull, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK