Volume 75, Number 6, September 2006
|Page(s)||882 - 886|
|Section||The physics of elementary particles and fields|
|Published online||16 August 2006|
Spontaneous symmetry breaking through mixing
Ludwig Maximilian University, Sektion Physik - Theresienstr. 37 80333 München Germany
Accepted: 28 July 2006
We discuss a model, in which the negative mass squared needed in the Higgs mechanism is generated by mixing with a heavy scalar. We have two scalar doublets in the standard model. Phenomenological properties of the heavy new scalar are discussed. The heavy scalar can be detected by the LHC.
PACS: 12.60.Fr – Extensions of electroweak Higgs sector
© EDP Sciences, 2006
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