Advertisement

Brane-World Phenomenology

  • Sreerup Raychaudhuri
Part of the Texts and Readings in Physical Sciences book series

Abstract

These notes are intended to be an introduction to the theory and phenomenology of gravitation in many dimensions, coupling to matter confined to a four-dimensional hypersurface (identified with the visible Universe). The basic framework for this is worked out in the large extra dimensions model of Arkani-Hamed, Dimopoulos and Dvali (ADD). Our focus is on the phenomenological consequences of this scenario. Other aspects of the model are treated in the lectures by Sandip Trivedi in this volume—these should be read in conjunction with those and meant to complement those.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Bibliography

  1. [1]
    See, for example, the well-known textbook Gravitation and Cosmology, by S. Weinberg (John Wiley, 1972).Google Scholar
  2. [2]
    N. Arkani-Hamed, S. Dimopoulos and G. Dvali, Phys. Lett. B429 263 (1998);CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. I. Antoniadis, N. Arkani-Hamed, S. Dimopoulos and G. Dvali, Phys. Lett. B436, 257 (1998).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. [3]
    T. Han, J. Lykken and R.-J. Zhang, Phys. Rev. D59, 105006 (1999).MathSciNetGoogle Scholar
  5. [4]
    G.F Giudice, R. Rattazzi and J. Wells, Nucl. Phys. B544, 3 (1999).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. [5]
    Some of the basic phenomenological ideas are discussed in the early papers. See, for example, J.L. Hewett, Phys. Rev. Lett. 82, 4765 (1999);ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. P. Mathews, S. Raychaudhuri and K. Sridhar, Phys. Lett. B450, 343 (1999), ibid. B455, 115 (1999);MathSciNetCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. T.G. Rizzo, Phys. Rev. D59, 115010 (1999);Google Scholar
  9. K. Agashe and N.G. Deshpande, Phys. Lett. B456, 60 (1999);CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. K. Cheung and W.-Y. Keung,. Phys. Rev. D60, 112003 (1999).Google Scholar
  11. [6]
    The single-photon process was first studied by E.A. Mirabelli, M. Perelstein and M.E. Peskin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 82, 2236 (1999);ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. constraints from the supernova SN1987A are discussed by S. Cullen and M. Perelstein (SLAC), Phys. Rev. Lett. 83, 268 (1999).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Hindustan Book Agency 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sreerup Raychaudhuri

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations