JournalscmhVol. 80 , No. 3DOI 10.4171/cmh/28

Hopf plumbing and minimal diagrams

  • Sebastian Baader

    Universität Bern, Switzerland
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Abstract

We determine minimal diagrams and braid indices for fibered arborescent knots arising from plumbing positive or negative Hopf bands along trees.