SHENGMAO ZHU. The Higher Order Terms In Asymptotic Expansion Of Color Jones Polynomials
Submitted on: Mar 18, 2012, 21:41:14
Natural Sciences / Mathematics / Topology
Description: Color Jones polynomial is one of the most important quantum invariants in knot theory. Finding the geometric information from the color Jones polynomial is an interesting topic. In this paper, we study the general expansion of color Jones polynomial which includes the volume conjecture expansion and the Melvin-Morton-Rozansky (MMR) expansion as two special cases. Following the recent works on SL(2, C) Chern-Simons theory, we present an algorithm to calculate the higher order terms in general asymptotic expansion of color Jones polynomial from the view of A-polynomial and noncommutative A-polynomial. Moreover, we conjecture that the MMR expansion corresponding to the abelian branch of A-polynomial. Lastly, we give some examples to illustrate how to calculate the higher order terms. These results support our conjecture.
The abstract of this article has been published in the "Intellectual Archive Bulletin" , March 2012, ISSN 1929-1329.
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