Patterns of Dynamical Gauge Symmetry Breaking

Ning Chen, Thomas Ryttov, Robert Shrock

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Abstract

We construct and analyze theories with a gauge symmetry in the ultraviolet of the form $G \otimes G_b$, in which the vectorial, asymptotically free $G_b$ gauge interaction becomes strongly coupled at a scale where the $G$ interaction is weakly coupled and produces bilinear fermion condensates that dynamically break the $G$ symmetry. Comparisons are given between Higgs and dynamical symmetry breaking mechanisms for various models.
Translated title of the contributionPatterns of Dynamical Gauge Symmetry Breaking
Original languageEnglish
JournalPhys.Rev.D
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 18. Oct 2010
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • hep-ph

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