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On equivariant slice knots

Authors: Jae Choon Cha and Ki Hyoung Ko
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 127 (1999), 2175-2182
MSC (1991): Primary 57M25, 57M60; Secondary 57Q60
Published electronically: March 1, 1999
MathSciNet review: 1605928
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Abstract: We suggest a method to detect that two periodic knots are not equivariantly concordant, using surgery on factor links. We construct examples which satisfy all known necessary conditions for equivariant slice knots- Naik's and Choi-Ko-Song's improvements of classical results on Seifert forms and Casson-Gordon invariants of slice knots - but are not equivariantly slice.

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Jae Choon Cha
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Taejon, 305–701, Korea

Ki Hyoung Ko
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Taejon, 305–701, Korea

Keywords: Periodic knot, concordance
Received by editor(s): September 21, 1997
Published electronically: March 1, 1999
Communicated by: Ronald A. Fintushel
Article copyright: © Copyright 1999 American Mathematical Society