A 1variable Knot Polynomial denoted or .

(1) 
where
is the Bracket Polynomial and is the Writhe of . This Polynomial is invariant
under Ambient Isotopy, and relates Mirror Images by

(2) 
It is identical to the Jones Polynomial with the change of variable

(3) 
The Polynomial of the Mirror Image is the same as for but with replaced by .
References
Kauffman, L. H. Knots and Physics. Singapore: World Scientific, p. 33, 1991.
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