Expository Lecture s
from th e CBMS Regional Conferenc e
held at the US Naval Academy
June 5-11, 1988
This researc h wa s partiall y supporte d b y Nationa l Scienc e Foundatio n
Grant DMS-8714130.
2000 Mathematics Subject Classification. Primary 46L10, 57M2 5 ; Sec-
ondary 16S34, 22E65, 22E67, 22E70, 46L37, 46L40, 57M15, 81T30, 82B23.
Library o f Congres s Cataloging-in-Publicatio n Dat a
Jones, Vaughan F. R., 1952-
Subfactors an d knots/Vaughan F . R. Jones.
p. cm. —(Regional conferenc e serie s in mathematics: no . 80 )
Includes bibliographical references .
ISBN 0-8218-0729-3
1. Von Neumann algebras—Congresses . 2 . Knot theory—Congresses .
I. Conference Boar d of the Mathematical Sciences . II . Title. III . Series.
QA1.R33 no . 80
510s—dc20 91-24438
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