Topology of knot complements

Series
Geometry Topology Student Seminar
Time
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 1:00pm for 1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location
Skiles 006
Speaker
Hyun Ki Min – Georgia Tech
Organizer
Hongyi Zhou

Please Note: Note the unusual time

Gordon and Luecke showed that the knot complements determine the isotopy classes of knots in S^3. In this talk, we will study the topology of various knot complements in S^3: torus knots, cable knots, satellite knots, etc. As an application, we will see some knot invariants using knot complements.