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Introduction

  • Priscila de AquinoEmail author
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Abstract

The Standard Model (SM) of fundamental particles and their interactions is one of the most successful theories in physics. It provides an astonishingly accurate description of phenomena in a wide range of scales. In particular, up to the weak scale (a few hundreds of GeV) it agrees to a great degree with the experimental data collected, also predicting the existence of a new scalar state, the Higgs particle.

Keywords

Weak Scale Graviton Particle Beyond Standard Model (BSM) Large Hadron Collider (LHC) Alternative Simulation Techniques 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of theoretical physicsKatholieke Universiteit LeuvenLeuvenBelgium
  2. 2.Center of Particle Physics and CosmologyUniversité catholique de LouvainLeuvenBelgium

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