Kenneth Baker

Associate Professor

  • 169 Citations
20082019

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Research Output

  • 169 Citations
  • 27 Article
  • 2 Chapter
2019

Boundary-reducing surgeries and bridge number

Baker, K. L., Sean Bowman, R. & Luecke, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Communications in Analysis and Geometry. 27, 7, p. 1417-1472 56 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dehn filling and the thurston norm

Baker, K. L. & Taylor, S. A., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Differential Geometry. 112, 3, p. 391-409 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Seifert vs. slice genera of knots in twist families and a characterization of braid axes

Baker, K. L. & Motegi, K., 2019, In : Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society. 119, 6, p. 1493-1530 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Twist families of L-space knots, their genera, and Seifert surgeries

Baker, K. L. & Motegi, K., Jan 1 2019, In : Communications in Analysis and Geometry. 27, 4, p. 743-790 48 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Montesinos knots, hopf plumbings, and L-space surgeries

Baker, K. & Moore, A. H., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of the Mathematical Society of Japan. 70, 1, p. 95-110 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Noncharacterizing slopes for hyperbolic knots

Baker, K. & Motegi, K., Apr 9 2018, In : Algebraic and Geometric Topology. 18, 3, p. 1461-1480 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2016

Bridge number and integral Dehn surgery

Baker, K., Gordon, C. & Luecke, J., Feb 23 2016, In : Algebraic and Geometric Topology. 16, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Some knots in S1 × S2 with lens space surgeries

Baker, K., Buck, D. & Lecuona, A. G., 2016, In : Communications in Analysis and Geometry. 24, 3, p. 431-470 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

The spectrum of the growth rate of the tunnel number is infinite

Baker, K. L., Kobayashi, T. & Rieck, YA., Jan 1 2016, In : Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society. 144, 8, p. 3609-3618 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Tight fibered knots and band sums

Baker, K. & Motegi, K., Nov 7 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Mathematische Zeitschrift. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2015

A note on the concordance of fibered knots

Baker, K., Jul 29 2015, In : Journal of Topology. 9, 1, p. 1-4 4 p., jtv024.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Bridge number, Heegaard genus and non-integral dehn surgery

Baker, K., Gordon, C. & Luecke, J., 2015, In : Transactions of the American Mathematical Society. 367, 8, p. 5753-5830 78 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Nonlooseness of nonloose knots

Baker, K. L. & Onaran, S., Apr 22 2015, In : Algebraic and Geometric Topology. 15, 2, p. 1031-1066 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

On the Topology of Initial Data Sets with Higher Genus Ends

Baker, K. & Galloway, G. J., 2015, In : Communications in Mathematical Physics. 336, 1, p. 431-440 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2014

Counting genus one fibered knots in lens spaces

Baker, K. L., Sep 1 2014, In : Michigan Mathematical Journal. 63, 3, p. 553-569 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Site-specific recombination on unknot and unlink substrates producing two-bridge links

Baker, K., 2014, Natural Computing Series. Springer Verlag, Vol. 48. p. 363-386 24 p. (Natural Computing Series; vol. 48).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Poincaré homology sphere and almost-simple knots in lens spaces

Baker, K. L., Jan 15 2014, In : Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society. 142, 3, p. 1071-1074 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Character varieties of once-punctured torus bundles with tunnel number one

Baker, K. L. & Petersen, K. L., Jun 1 2013, In : International Journal of Mathematics. 24, 6, 1350048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Obtaining genus 2 Heegaard splittings from Dehn surgery

Baker, K. L., Gordon, C. & Luecke, J., Jul 5 2013, In : Algebraic and Geometric Topology. 13, 5, p. 2471-2634 164 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The classification of rational subtangle replacements between rational tangles

Baker, K. L. & Buck, D., Apr 30 2013, In : Algebraic and Geometric Topology. 13, 3, p. 1413-1463 51 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2012

Cabling, contact structures and mapping class monoids

Baker, K. L., Etnyre, J. B. & Van Horn-Morris, J., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Differential Geometry. 90, 1, p. 1-80 80 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
21 Scopus citations

Rational linking and contact geometry

Baker, K. & Etnyre, J., Jan 1 2012, Progress in Mathematics. Springer Basel, Vol. 296. p. 19-37 19 p. (Progress in Mathematics; vol. 296).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

17 Scopus citations
2011

Once-punctured tori and knots in lens spaces

Baker, K. L., Mar 2011, In : Communications in Analysis and Geometry. 19, 2, p. 347-399 53 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Scopus citations

Taxonomy of DNA conformations within complex nucleoprotein assemblies

Buck, D. & Lee Baker, K., 2011, In : Progress of Theoretical Physics Supplement. 191, p. 55-65 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations
2009

Grid diagrams and legendrian lens space links

Baker, K. L. & Grigsby, J. E., Dec 2009, In : Journal of Symplectic Geometry. 7, 4, p. 415-448 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
15 Scopus citations

Tunnel number one, genus-one fibered knots

Baker, K. L., Johnson, J. E. & Klodginski, E. A., Jan 2009, In : Communications in Analysis and Geometry. 17, 1, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Scopus citations
2008

Grid diagrams for lens spaces and combinatorial knot floer homology

Baker, K. L., Grigsby, J. E. & Hedden, M., Dec 1 2008, In : International Mathematics Research Notices. 2008, 1, rnm024.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Surgery descriptions and volumes of berge knotsi: Large valume berge knots

Baker, K. L., Sep 1 2008, In : Journal of Knot Theory and its Ramifications. 17, 9, p. 1077-1097 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations