Higgs mechanism in the Randall-Sundrum model

A. Flachi, David J. Toms

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We consider the dimensional reduction of a bulk scalar field in the Randall-Sundrum model. By allowing the scalar field to be non-minimally coupled to the spacetime curvature we show that it is possible to generate spontaneous symmetry breaking on the brane. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science B.V.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)157-160
Number of pages4
JournalPhysics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 2000 Oct 12


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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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