The Relic Density Constraint

  • Enrico MorganteEmail author
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


The calculation of the relic abundance of DM particles in the standard freeze-out mechanism was discussed in Sect.  1.2.1.


  1. 1.
    G. Busoni, A. De Simone, T. Jacques, E. Morgante, A. Riotto, Making the most of the relic density for dark matter searches at the LHC 14 TeV run. JCAP 1503(03), 022 (2015), arXiv:1410.7409
  2. 2.
    Planck Collaboration, P.A.R. Ade et al., Planck 2015 results. XIII. Cosmological parameters, Astron. Astrophys. A 13, 594 (2016), arXiv:1502.01589
  3. 3.
    J. Goodman, M. Ibe, A. Rajaraman, W. Shepherd, T.M. Tait et al., Constraints on dark matter from colliders. Phys. Rev. D 82, 116010 (2010), arXiv:1008.1783
  4. 4.
    J. Goodman, M. Ibe, A. Rajaraman, W. Shepherd, T.M. Tait et al., Constraints on light majorana dark matter from colliders. Phys. Lett. B 695, 185–188 (2011), arXiv:1005.1286
  5. 5.
    G.B. Gelmini, P. Gondolo, Neutralino with the right cold dark matter abundance in (almost) any supersymmetric model. Phys. Rev. D 74, 023510 (2006), arXiv:hep-ph/0602230
  6. 6.
    O. Buchmueller, M.J. Dolan, S.A. Malik, C. McCabe, Characterising dark matter searches at colliders and direct detection experiments: vector mediators, JHEP 1501, 037 (2015), arXiv:1407.8257
  7. 7.
    Sensitivity to WIMP Dark Matter in the Final States Containing Jets and Missing Transverse Momentum with the ATLAS Detector at 14 TeV LHC. Technical report, ATL-PHYS-PUB-2014-007, CERN, Geneva, June 2014Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    ATLAS Collaboration, G. Aad et al., Search for dark matter candidates and large extra dimensions in events with a jet and missing transverse momentum with the ATLAS detector. JHEP 1304, 075 (2013), arXiv:1210.4491
  9. 9.
    LUX Collaboration, D.S. Akerib et al., First results from the LUX dark matter experiment at the Sanford underground research facility. Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 091303 (2014), arXiv:1310.8214
  10. 10.
    XENON100 Collaboration, E. Aprile et al., Limits on spin-dependent WIMP-nucleon cross sections from 225 live days of XENON100 data. Phys. Rev. Lett. 111(2), 021301 (2013), arXiv:1301.6620

Copyright information

© Springer International Publishing AG 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Deutsches Elektronen-SynchrotronHamburgGermany

Personalised recommendations