Annales Henri Poincaré

, Volume 16, Issue 11, pp 2695–2711 | Cite as

Natural Extensions of Electroweak Geometry and Higgs Interactions

  • Daniel CanaruttoEmail author


We explore the possibility that the Higgs boson of the standard model be actually a member of a larger family, by showing that a more elaborate internal structure naturally arises from geometrical arguments, in the context of a partly original handling of gauge fields which was put forward in previous papers. A possible mechanism yielding the usual Higgs potential is proposed. New types of point interactions, arising in particular from two-spinor index contractions, are shown to be allowed.


Higgs Boson Ghost Vector Bundle Linear Connection Tensor Factor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica “U. Dini”FirenzeItalia

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