MICHIGAN MATHEMATICAL JOURNAL, vol.67, no.2, pp.405-422, 2018 (SCI-Expanded)
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MICHIGAN MATHEMATICAL JOURNAL
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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We show that every tight contact structure on any of the lens spaces L(ns(2)-s+1, s(2)) with n >= 2 and s >= 1 can be obtained by a single Legendrian surgery along a suitable Legendrian realisation of the negative torus knot T (s,-(sn - 1)) in the tight or an overtwisted contact structure on the 3-sphere.