On the absolute value of the SO(3)-invariant and other summands of the Turaev-Viro invariant

@article{Sokolov1996OnTA,
  title={On the absolute value of the SO(3)-invariant and other summands of the Turaev-Viro invariant},
  author={Maxim Sokolov},
  journal={Banach Center Publications},
  year={1996},
  volume={42},
  pages={395-408}
}
  • M. Sokolov
  • Published 15 January 1996
  • Mathematics
  • Banach Center Publications
The Turaev-Viro invariant is defined as a certain state sum calculated on an arbitrary simple spine of a 3-manifold. We specify each term of the sum as 0-term, 1-term or 2-term such that each sum of the terms having the same type is an invariant too. The sum of the 0-terms is equal to the square of the modulus of the so-called SO(3)-invariant. In the paper we express the sum of the 0-terms and 2-terms and the sum of the 1-terms via the Turaev-Viro invariants. Tables of values of the invariants… 

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