Volume 2, issue 2 (2002)

 Recent Issues
 The Journal About the Journal Editorial Board Editorial Interests Subscriptions Submission Guidelines Submission Page Policies for Authors Ethics Statement ISSN (electronic): 1472-2739 ISSN (print): 1472-2747 Author Index To Appear Other MSP Journals
3–manifold invariants and periodicity of homology spheres

Patrick M Gilmer, Joanna Kania-Bartoszynska and Jozef H Przytycki

Algebraic & Geometric Topology 2 (2002) 825–842
 arXiv: math.GT/9807011
Abstract

We show how the periodicity of a homology sphere is reflected in the Reshetikhin–Turaev–Witten invariants of the manifold. These yield a criterion for the periodicity of a homology sphere.

Keywords
$3$–manifolds, links, group actions, quantum invariants
Mathematical Subject Classification 2000
Primary: 57M60, 57M27
Secondary: 57M25, 57R56, 17B37