Spiral knots are a generalization of torus knots we define by a certain periodic closed braid representation. For spiral knots with prime power period, we calculate their genus, bound their crossing number, and bound their $m$-alternating excess.
"Spiral Knots." Missouri J. Math. Sci. 22 (1) 10 - 18, February 2010. https://doi.org/10.35834/mjms/1312232716