Multiple Higgs-portal and gauge-kinetic mixings

Choi, S.Y., Englert, C. and Zerwas, P.M. (2013) Multiple Higgs-portal and gauge-kinetic mixings. European Physical Journal C, 73(12), p. 2643. (doi:10.1140/epjc/s10052-013-2643-z)

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Publisher's URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1140/epjc/s10052-013-2643-z

Abstract

We develop a phenomenological formalism for mixing effects between the Standard Model and hidden-sector fields, motivated by dark matter in the Universe as well as string theories. The scheme includes multiple Higgs-portal interactions in the scalar sector as well as multiple gauge-kinetic mixings in the abelian gauge sector. While some of the mixing effects can be cast in closed form, other elements can be controlled analytically only by means of perturbative expansions in the ratio of standard scales over large hidden scales. Higgs and vector-boson masses and mixings are illustrated numerically for characteristic processes.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Englert, Dr Christoph
Authors: Choi, S.Y., Englert, C., and Zerwas, P.M.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Physics and Astronomy
Journal Name:European Physical Journal C
Publisher:Springer
ISSN:1434-6044
ISSN (Online):1434-6052

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