Department of Mathematics
Lens space surgeries & primitive/Seifert type constructions
- Author(s): Williams, Michael J.
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://arxiv.org/pdf/0712.1797.pdf
We show that lens space surgeries on knots in $S^3$ which arise from the primitive/Seifert type construction also arise from the primitive/primitive construction. This is the first step of a three step program to prove the Berge conjecture for tunnel number one knots.