Communications in Number Theory and Physics

Volume 7 (2013)

Number 1

Dihedral symmetries of multiple polylogarithms

Pages: 57 – 124

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4310/CNTP.2013.v7.n1.a3

Author

Susama Agarwala (Mathematics Department, University of Hamburg, Germany)

Abstract

This paper finds relationships between multiple polylogarithms with a dihedral group action on the arguments. I generalize the combinatorics developed in Gangl, Goncharov and Levin’s $R$-deco polygon representation of multiple polylogarithms to find these relations. These relations between $R$-deco polygons, and between $R$-deco polygons and iterated integrals, can only be defined up to a primitive co-ideal.

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