Light composite Higgs boson from higher representations versus electroweak precision measurements: P

@article{Dietrich2005LightCH,
  title={Light composite Higgs boson from higher representations versus electroweak precision measurements: P},
  author={D. Dietrich and Francesco Sannino and K. Tuominen},
  journal={Physical Review D},
  year={2005}
}
We investigate theories in which the technifermions in higher dimensional representations of the technicolor gauge group dynamically break the electroweak symmetry of the standard model. Somewhat surprisingly, for the two-index symmetric representation of the gauge group the lowest number of techniflavors needed to render the underlying gauge theory quasiconformal is two. This is exactly one doublet of technifermions with respect to the weak interactions promoting these theories to ideal… Expand
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