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2008 Tangle Embeddings and Quandle Cocycle Invariants
Kheira Ameur, Mohamed Elhamdadi, Tom Rose, Masahico Saito, Chad Smudde
Experiment. Math. 17(4): 487-498 (2008).


To study embeddings of tangles in knots, we use quandle cocycle invariants. Computations are carried out for tables of knots and tangles to investigate which tangles may or may not embed in knots in the tables.


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Kheira Ameur. Mohamed Elhamdadi. Tom Rose. Masahico Saito. Chad Smudde. "Tangle Embeddings and Quandle Cocycle Invariants." Experiment. Math. 17 (4) 487 - 498, 2008.


Published: 2008
First available in Project Euclid: 27 May 2009

zbMATH: 1180.57006
MathSciNet: MR2484432

Primary: 57M25

Keywords: cocycle invariants , Knots, tangles , quandles , tangle embedding

Rights: Copyright © 2008 A K Peters, Ltd.

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