## Algorithms for recognizing knots and 3-manifolds (1998)

by
Joel Hass

Venue: | Chaos, Solitons and Fractals |

Citations: | 6 - 3 self |

### BibTeX

@ARTICLE{Hass98algorithmsfor,

author = {Joel Hass},

title = {Algorithms for recognizing knots and 3-manifolds},

journal = {Chaos, Solitons and Fractals},

year = {1998},

volume = {9},

pages = {569--581}

}

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### Abstract

Algorithms are of interest to geometric topologists for two reasons. First, they have bearing on the decidability of a problem. Certain topological questions, such as finding a classification of four dimensional manifolds, admit no solution.