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Axions and Large Extra Dimensions

  • Biljana Lakić
  • Raul Horvat
  • Milica Krčmar
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 741)


Theories including extra space dimensions offer a possible solution to the hierarchy problem of particle physics. An additional effect of these theories is the possibility for axions to propagate in the higher-dimensional space. We explore the potential of the CERN Axion Solar Telescope (CAST) for testing the presence of large extra dimensions.


Extra Dimension Axion Mass Hierarchy Problem Large Extra Dimension Coherence Condition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Biljana Lakić
    • 1
  • Raul Horvat
    • 1
  • Milica Krčmar
    • 1
  1. 1.Rudjer Bošković Institute, Bijenička cesta 54, 10002 Zagreb, CroatiaBiljana

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