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February 2010 Knots, sutures, and excision
Peter Kronheimer, Tomasz Mrowka
J. Differential Geom. 84(2): 301-364 (February 2010). DOI: 10.4310/jdg/1274707316


We develop monopole and instanton Floer homology groups for balanced sutured manifolds, in the spirit of A. Juhász. "Holomorphic discs and sutured manifolds." Algebr. Geom. Topol., 6:1429–1457 (electronic), 2006. Applications include a new proof of Property P for knots.


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Peter Kronheimer. Tomasz Mrowka. "Knots, sutures, and excision." J. Differential Geom. 84 (2) 301 - 364, February 2010.


Published: February 2010
First available in Project Euclid: 24 May 2010

zbMATH: 1208.57008
MathSciNet: MR2652464
Digital Object Identifier: 10.4310/jdg/1274707316

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