FUNDAMENTALNAYA
I PRIKLADNAYA MATEMATIKA

(FUNDAMENTAL AND APPLIED MATHEMATICS)

2005, VOLUME 11, NUMBER 4, PAGES 105-117

**Geometry of Euclidean tetrahedra and knot invariants**

I. G. Korepanov

Abstract

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We construct knot invariants on the basis of ascribing Euclidean
geometric values to a triangulation of the
sphere $S3$, where the
knot lies.
Edges of the triangulation along which the knot goes are distinguished
by a nonzero deficit angle, in the terminology of the Regge
calculus.

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