Higgs Particle(s): Physics Issues and Experimental Searches in High-Energy Collisions

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781475709100
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 11/20/2013
  • Series: Ettore Majorana International Science Series
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1990
  • Pages: 498
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.04 (d)

Table of Contents

A Retrospective.- Inventing an Elementary Particle.- 1 — Theoretical issues.- Triviality and Higgs Mass Bounds: A Status Report.- Lattice Studies of the Higgs System.- Scalar Particles in Superstring Models.- A Relation Between the Scales of Weak and Strong Interactions.- Non-Minimal Higgs Bosons: Theory and Phenomenology.- Axions and Dilatons: The Search for Very Light Scalar Particles.- Higgs Particles and Dark Matter Searches.- Hadronic and Muonic Branching Ratios for Decays of Light Higgs Bosons.- Ruling Out the Light Higgs Boson by Kaon Decay.- Disposing of the Light Higgs Boson: Theoretical Issues inK—— H.- Searches for Light Scalar Particles in K Meson Decays.- Higgs Boson(s) and Rare B Processes: Theoretical Expectations.- Searches for Higgs Particles in the Decays of Open and Hidden Beauty.- III — Higgs Searches in Hadronic Collisions.- Experimental Searches for the Higgs Particle in High Energy Collisions.- Testing the Higgs Mechanism at High Energy Colliders.- Probing Iliggs Bosons / Electrowcak Symmetry Breaking in Purely Leptonic Channels at Hadron Collidcrs.- Vector Boson Scattering at Future Colliders.- Testing the Higgs Boson Sector and the Three Vector Boson Coupling with Electrowcak Boson Pairs.- IV — Riggs Searches in e+e- Annihilation.- Search Strategies for Riggs Bosons at High Energy c+c- Collidcrs.- V — Present Experimental Results.- First Results from the SLAC Linear Collider and MARK II Detcctor.- Results from the LEP and SLC Colliders — An Update.- Recent Results from the CDF Experiment at the TeVatron Proton- Antiproton Collider (The CDF Collaboration).- Top Search in UA1.- Participants.

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