Annales Henri Poincaré

, Volume 16, Issue 8, pp 1937–1967 | Cite as

Torus Knots in Lens Spaces and Topological Strings

  • Sebastien StevanEmail author


We study the invariant of knots in lens spaces defined from quantum Chern–Simons theory. By means of the knot operator formalism, we derive a generalization of the Rosso-Jones formula for torus knots in L(p,1). In the second part of the paper, we propose a B-model topological string theory description of torus knots in L(2,1).


Topological String Spectral Curve Algebraic Curve Bergman Kernel Lens Space 
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  1. 1.Section de mathématiquesUniversité de GenèveGenève 4Switzerland

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