Lou Kauffman is an American topologist working in knot theory and its relationships with algebra, combinatorics and physics, specifically statistical mechanics, quantum theory.
He is based at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
On knot theory related to physics/quantum field theory:
Louis Kauffman, Knots and physics, Series on Knots and Everything, Volume 1, World Scientific, 1991 (doi:10.1142/1116)
Louis Kauffman (ed.) The Interface of Knots and Physics, Proceedings of Symposia in Applied Mathematics
Volume 51 (1996) (pdf, doi:10.1090/psapm/051)
category: knot theory
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