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Phenomenology of Scalars Beyond Standard Model

Kumar, Soubhik (2014) Phenomenology of Scalars Beyond Standard Model. Masters thesis, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata.

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    Abstract

    This project deals with the phenomenology of beyond Standard Model scalar particles which can couple to two Standard Model fermions. We use Monte-Carlo event generators to simulate processes involving such scalars and comment about feasibility of their detection in a pp collider like LHC. Although a majority of the scalars are seen to give very weak signal, we �nd one color sextet scalar which can give us detectable values of cross-section. On further analysis we see the scalar to give rise to unique signals which can open up windows of searching for this scalar e�ectively in LHC. Both theoretical and computational studies of those signals have been done.

    Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
    Additional Information: Supervisor: Dr. Ritesh Kumar Singh
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Phenomenology; Scalars; Standard Model
    Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
    Divisions: Department of Physical Sciences
    Depositing User: IISER Kolkata Librarian
    Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2015 16:46
    Last Modified: 14 Jan 2015 16:46
    URI: http://eprints.iiserkol.ac.in/id/eprint/197

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