Labels instead of coefficients: a label bracket which dominates the Jones polynomial, the Kuperberg bracket, and the normalised arrow polynomial

27 Jul 2019  ·  Akimova A. A., Manturov V. O. ·

In the present paper, we develop a picture formalism which gives rise to an invariant that dominates several known invariants of classical and virtual knots: the Jones polynomial, the Kuperberg bracket, and the normalised arrow polynomial.

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