Andersen, J. E. and Hansen, S. K. Asymptotics of the quantum invariants for surgeries on the figure 8 knot. J. Knot Theory Ramifications 15 (2006), 479–548.
 Dimofte, T. D. and Garoufalidis, S. The quantum content of the gluing equations. Geom. Topol. 17 (2013), 1253–1315.
 Dimofte, T., Gukov, S., Lenells, J. and Zagier, D. Exact results for perturbative Chern–Simons theory with complex gauge group. Commun. Number Theory Phys. 3 (2009), 363–443.
 Dubois, J. and Kashaev, R. On the asymptotic expansion of the colored Jones polynomial for torus knots. Math. Ann. 339 (2007), 757–782.
 Faddeev, L. D. Discrete Heisenberg–Weyl group and modular group. Lett. Math. Phys. 34 (1995), 249–254.
 Faddeev, L. D. and Kashaev, R. M. Strongly coupled quantum discrete Liouville theory. II. Geometric interpretation of the evolution operator. J. Phys. A 35 (2002), 4043–4048.
 Faddeev, L. D., Kashaev, R. M. and Yu, A. Volkov. Strongly coupled quantum discrete Liouville theory. I. Algebraic approach and duality. Comm. Math. Phys. 219 (2001), 199–219.
 Garoufalidis, S. and Le, T. T. Q. On the volume conjecture for small angles. arXiv:math/0502163.
 Gukov, S. Three-dimensional quantum gravity, Chern–Simons theory, and the A-polynomial. Comm. Math. Phys. 255 (2005), 577–627.
 Gukov, S. and Murakami, H. SL(2, ℂ) Chern–Simons theory and the asymptotic behavior of the colored Jones polynomial. Lett. Math. Phys. 86 (2008), 79–98.
 Hikami, K. Quantum invariant for torus link and modular forms. Comm. Math. Phys. 246 (2004), 403–426.
 Kashaev, R. M. Quantum dilogarithm as a 6j-symbol. Modern Phys. Lett. A9 (1994), 3757–3768.
 Kashaev, R. M. A link invariant from quantum dilogarithm. Mod. Phys. Lett. A10 (1995), 1409–1418.
 Kashaev, R. M. The hyperbolic volume of knots from the quantum dilogarithm. Lett. Math. Phys. 39 (1997), 269–275.
 Kashaev, R. M. and Tirkkonen, O. A proof of the volume conjecture on torus knots (Russian). Zap. Nauchn. Sem. S.-Peterburg. Otdel. Mat. Inst. Steklov. (POMI) 269 (2000), Vopr. Kvant. Teor. Polya i Stat. Fiz. 16, 262–268, 370; translation in J. Math. Sci. (N.Y.) 115 (2003), 2033–2036.
 Kashaev, R. M. and Yokota, Y. On the volume conjecture for the knot 52. preprint.
 Murakami, H. An introduction to the volume conjecture. Interactions between hyperbolic geometry, quantum topology and number theory, Contemp. Math. 541 (Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2011), 1–40.
 Murakami, H. and Murakami, J. The coloured Jones polynomials and the simplicial volume of a knot. Acta Math. 186 (2001), 85–104.
 Murakami, H., Murakami, J., Okamoto, M., Takata, T. and Yokota, Y. Kashaev's conjecture and the Chern–Simons invariants of knots and links. Experiment. Math. 11 (2002), 427–435.
 Ohtsuki, T. On the asymptotic expansion of the Kashaev invariant of the 52 knot. Quantum Topology 7 (2016), 669–735.
 Ohtsuki, T. On the asymptotic expansion of the Kashaev invariant of the hyperbolic knots with 7 crossings. preprint.
 Ohtsuki, T. and Takata, T. On the Kashaev invariant and the twisted Reidemeister torsion of two-bridge knots. Geom. Topol. 19 (2015), 853–952.
 Stein, E. M. and Weiss, G. Introduction to Fourier analysis on Euclidean spaces. Princeton Mathematical Series 32 (Princeton University Press, Princeton, N.J., 1971).
 Takata, T. On the asymptotic expansions of the Kashaev invariant of some hyperbolic knots with 8 crossings. preprint.
 Thurston, D. P. Hyperbolic volume and the Jones polynomial. Notes accompanying lectures at the summer school on quantum invariants of knots and three-manifolds (Joseph Fourier Institute, University of Grenoble, org. C. Lescop, June, 1999), http://www.math.columbia.edu/~dpt/speaking/Grenoble.pdf.
 van der Veen, R. Proof of the volume conjecture for Whitehead chains. Acta Math. Vietnam 33 (2008), 421–431.
 van der Veen, R. A cabling formula for the coloured Jones polynomial. arXiv:0807.2679.
 Yamazaki, M. and Yokota, Y. On the limit of the colored Jones polynomial of a non-simple link. Tokyo J. Math. 33 (2010), 537–551.
 Witten, E. Analytic continuation of Chern–Simons theory. Chern–Simons gauge theory: 20 years after. AMS/IP Stud. Adv. Math., 50 (Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2011), 347–446.
 Wong, R. Asymptotic approximations of integrals. Computer Science and Scientific Computing (Academic Press, Inc., Boston, MA, 1989).
 Woronowicz, S. L. Quantum exponential function. Rev. Math. Phys. 12 (2000), 873–920.
 Yokota, Y. On the volume conjecture for hyperbolic knots. math.QA/0009165.
 Yokota, Y. From the Jones polynomial to the A-polynomial of hyperbolic knots. Proceedings of the Winter Workshop of Topology/Workshop of Topology and Computer (Sendai, 2002/Nara, 2001). Interdiscip. Inform. Sci. 9 (2003), 11–21.
 Yokota, Y. On the Kashaev invariant of twist knots. “Intelligence of Low-dimensional Topology” (edited by Ohtsuki, T. and Wakui, M.), RIMS Kokyuroku 1766 (2011), 45–51.
 Zagier, D. Quantum modular forms. Quanta of maths. Clay Math. Proc. 11 (Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2010), 659–675.
 Zheng, H. Proof of the volume conjecture for Whitehead doubles of a family of torus knots. Chin. Ann. Math. Ser. B 28 (2007), 375–388.