Z\' mediation of supersymmetry breaking


Yavin, I. (2007). Z\' mediation of supersymmetry breaking. Perimeter Institute. https://pirsa.org/07110060


Yavin, Itay. Z\' mediation of supersymmetry breaking. Perimeter Institute, Nov. 05, 2007, https://pirsa.org/07110060


          @misc{ pirsa_PIRSA:07110060,
            doi = {10.48660/07110060},
            url = {https://pirsa.org/07110060},
            author = {Yavin, Itay},
            keywords = {Quantum Fields and Strings, Particle Physics},
            language = {en},
            title = {Z\' mediation of supersymmetry breaking},
            publisher = {Perimeter Institute},
            year = {2007},
            month = {nov},
            note = {PIRSA:07110060 see, \url{https://pirsa.org}}

Itay Yavin McMaster University


If some form of string theory indeed describes the ultra high energy physics of our universe, then there are two ingredients which are very likely to remain at low energies. The first, is a fifth force in the form of an additional abelian gauge group. The second, and more dramatic, is supersymmetry. Both may be observed at the upcoming Large Hadron Collider. In this talk I will explore a possible intimate connection between these two ingredients which leads to surprising predictions.