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A simple proof that the concordance group of algebraically slice knots is infinitely generated


Author: Bo Ju Jiang
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1981), 189-192
MSC: Primary 57M25
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1981-0620010-7
MathSciNet review: 620010
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Abstract: A simple proof of the result stated in the title is obtained by making the Casson-Gordon invariant additive.


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  • [1] A. J. Casson and C. McA. Gordon, Cobordism of classical knots, Mimeographed notes, Orsay, France, 1975.
  • [2] A. J. Casson and C. McA. Gordon, On slice knots in dimension three, Algebraic and geometric topology (Proc. Sympos. Pure Math., Stanford Univ., Stanford, Calif., 1976) Proc. Sympos. Pure Math., XXXII, Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, R.I., 1978, pp. 39–53. MR 520521

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1981-0620010-7
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