Notes on SUSY and R-Symmetry Breaking in Wess-Zumino Models

@inproceedings{KomargodskiNotesOS,
  title={Notes on SUSY and R-Symmetry Breaking in Wess-Zumino Models},
  author={Z. Komargodski and David Shih}
}
We study aspects of Wess-Zumino models related to SUSY and R-symmetry breaking at tree-level. We present a recipe for constructing a wide class of tree-level SUSY and R-breaking models. We also deduce a general property shared by all tree-level SUSY breaking models that has broad application to model building. In particular, it explains why many models of direct gauge mediation have anomalously light gauginos (even if the R-symmetry is broken spontaneously by an order one amount). This suggests… CONTINUE READING
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