The hyperbolic volume of a knot complement is a topological knot invariant. Futer, Kalfagianni, and Purcell have estimated the volumes of Montesinos link complements for Montesinos links with at least three positive tangles. Here we extend their results to all hyperbolic Montesinos links.
College and Department
Physical and Mathematical Sciences; Mathematics
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Finlinson, Kathleen Arvella, "A Volume Bound for Montesinos Links" (2014). Theses and Dissertations. 5299.
knot, link, rational tangle, Montesinos, topology, manifold, hyperbolic, geometry