Improved naturalness with a heavy Higgs boson: An alternative road to CERN LHC physics

  title={Improved naturalness with a heavy Higgs boson: An alternative road to CERN LHC physics},
  author={Riccardo Barbieri and Lawrence J. Hall and Vyacheslav S. Rychkov},
  journal={Physical Review D},
The quadratic divergences of the Higgs mass may be cancelled either accidentally or by the exchange of some new particles. Alternatively its impact on naturalness may be weakened by raising the Higgs mass, which requires changing the Standard Model below its natural cut-off. We show in detail how this can be achieved, while preserving perturbativity and consistency with the electroweak precision tests, by extending the Standard Model to include a second Higgs doublet that has neither a vev nor… 

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