# Conformal Technicolor

@inproceedings{Luty2004ConformalT, title={Conformal Technicolor}, author={Markus A. Luty and Takemichi Okui}, year={2004} }

We point out that the ﬂavor problem in theories with dynamical electroweak symmetry breaking can be eﬀectively decoupled if the physics above the TeV scale is strongly conformal, and the electroweak order parameter has a scaling dimension d = 1 + ǫ with ǫ ≃ 1 / few. There are many restrictions on small values of ǫ : for ǫ ≪ 1, electroweak symmetry breaking requires a ﬁne-tuning similar to that of the standard model; large- N conformal ﬁeld theories (including those obtained from the AdS/CFT…

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