# On the Jones Polynomial

@inproceedings{Queen2021OnTJ, title={On the Jones Polynomial}, author={M. Abila Jeba Queen}, year={2021} }

This expository essay is aimed at introducing the Jones polynomial. We will see the encapsulation of the Jones polynomial, which will involve topics in functional analysis and geometrical topology; making this essay an interdisciplinary area of mathematics. The presentation is based on a lot of different sources of material (check references), but we will mainly be giving an account on Jones’ papers ([25],[26],[27],[28],[29]) and Kauffman’s papers ([33],[34],[35]). A background in in…

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