Title

On π-Hyperbolic Knots which are Determined by their 2-Fold and 4-Fold Cyclic Branched Coverings

Document Type

Article

Department

Mathematics (Pomona)

Publication Date

1995

Keywords

Knots, Cyclic branched covering, Hyperbolic manifolds

Abstract

We give sufficient conditions for a π-hyperbolic knot to be determined, up to homeomorphism in S3, by the topological types of its 2-fold and 4-fold cyclic branched coverings. We obtain also sufficient conditions on a π-hyperbolic link to be determined by its 2-fold branched covering.

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© 1995 Elsevier B.V.

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