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electroweak symmetry breaking

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Context

Physics

physics, mathematical physics, philosophy of physics

Surveys, textbooks and lecture notes


theory (physics), model (physics)

experiment, measurement, computable physics

Contents

Idea

A core ingredient of the standard model of particle physics is electroweak symmetry breaking, the spontaneous symmetry breaking of the electroweak field via the Higgs mechanism.

References

Surveys include

  • S. Dawson, Introduction to Electroweak Symmetry Breaking, Lectures given at the 1998 Summer School in High Energy Physics and Cosmology, Trieste, Italy, June 29-uly 17, 1998 (arXiv:hepph/9901280)

  • Antonio Pich, Electroweak Symmetry Breaking and the Higgs Boson (arXiv:1512.08749)

See also

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