• Some aspects of R-parity violating supersymmetry

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      Supersymmetry; R-parity

    • Abstract


      I briefly review a scenario where R-parity is explicitly broken through a term bilinear in the lepton and Higgs superfields in the superpotential. An immediate consequence of the presence of this term is the generation of a massive neutrino at the tree level. Constraints on the parameter space are discussed in the context of recent super-Kamiokande results on atmospheric neutrinos. The testability of such models is emphasized through the observation of comparable numbers of muons and taus, produced together with the H-boson, in decays of the lightest neutralino. Some other phenomenological implications of such a scenario are also discussed.

    • Author Affiliations


      Sourov Roy1

      1. Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai - 400 005, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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