Communications in Analysis and Geometry

Volume 16 (2008)

Number 3

Crossing number and diameter of boundary slope set of Montesinos knot

Pages: 565 – 589



Kazuhiro Ichihara

Shigeru Mizushima


It is shown that the diameter of the boundary slope set is bounded from above by the twice of the minimal crossing number for a Montesinos knot.

Published 1 January 2008