Low scale left-right symmetry and warm dark matter

@article{Nemevek2013LowSL,
  title={Low scale left-right symmetry and warm dark matter},
  author={Miha Nemev{\vs}ek},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology},
  year={2013},
  volume={1534},
  pages={112-121}
}
  • M. Nemevšek
  • Published 5 December 2012
  • Physics
  • arXiv: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology
We study the scenario which incorporates dark matter in the minimal left-right symmetric theory at the TeV scale. The only viable candidate is found to be the lightest right-handed neutrino with a mass of keV. In order to satisfy the dark matter relic abundance, the relic yield is diluted by late decays of the two heavier neutrinos. We point out that the QCD phase transition temperature coincidences with the typical freeze-out temperature governed by super-weak right-handed interactions. This… Expand
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