Algebraic Link

A class of fibered knots and links which arises in algebraic geometry. An algebraic link is formed by connecting the NW and NE strings and the SW and SE strings of an algebraic tangle (Adams 1994).

See also

Algebraic Knot, Algebraic Tangle, Fibration, Tangle

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Adams, C. C. The Knot Book: An Elementary Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Knots. New York: W. H. Freeman, pp. 48-49, 1994.Bonahon, F. and Siebermann, L. "The Classification of Algebraic Links." Unpublished manuscript. Rolfsen, D. Knots and Links. Wilmington, DE: Publish or Perish Press, p. 335, 1976.

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