Dwyer, William
Hess, Kathryn
Long knots and maps between operads
Geometry and Topology
Geometry and Topology
Geometry and Topology
Geometry and Topology
37
16
2012
2012
We identify the space of tangentially straightened long knots in R^m, for m greater than or equal to 4, as the double loops on the space of derived operad maps from the associative operad into a version of the little m-disk operad. This verifies a conjecture of Kontsevich, Lambrechts, and Turchin.
Geometry & Topology Publications
1465-3060
Geometry and Topology
Journal Articles
10.2140/gt.2012.16.919