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Theoretical Framework and Motivation

  • Shingo Kazama
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Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)

Abstract

The Standard Model is currently the most precise theoretical framework to describe the sub-atomic particles and their behavior, and a large number of precision measurements have validated its accuracy. However, there are still many problems that the SM leaves unsolved. This indicates that it is a low-energy approximation of a more general underlying theory, and new physics beyond the SM does exist. Supersymmetry, which is a symmetry that relates bosons and fermions, is one of the most promising theories providing a solution to the problems in the SM. This chapter gives an overview of the SUSY models explored in this dissertation and their theoretical motivations.

Keywords

Dark Matter Higgs Boson Gauge Boson Minimal Supersymmetric Standard Model SUSY Breaking 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The University of TokyoTokyoJapan

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