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Commensurability of 1-cusped hyperbolic 3-manifolds

Authors: Danny Calegari and Nathan M. Dunfield
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 354 (2002), 2955-2969
MSC (2000): Primary 57M25, 57M50
Published electronically: February 25, 2002
MathSciNet review: 1895211
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Abstract: We give examples of non-fibered hyperbolic knot complements in homology spheres that are not commensurable to fibered knot complements in homology spheres. In fact, we give many examples of knot complements in homology spheres where every commensurable knot complement in a homology sphere has non-monic Alexander polynomial.

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Danny Calegari
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Harvard University, Cambridge Massachusetts 02138

Nathan M. Dunfield
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Harvard University, Cambridge Massachusetts 02138

Keywords: Virtual Fibration Conjecture, commensurability, Alexander polynomial, character variety
Received by editor(s): February 7, 2001
Received by editor(s) in revised form: August 25, 2001
Published electronically: February 25, 2002
Additional Notes: Both authors were partially supported by the National Science Foundation.
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