Stealth Dark Matter: Dark scalar baryons through the Higgs portal

  title={Stealth Dark Matter: Dark scalar baryons through the Higgs portal},
  author={Thomas Appelquist and Richard C. Brower and Michael I. Buchoff and George Tamminga Fleming and Xiao-Yong Jin and Joseph Kiskis and Graham D. Kribs and Ethan T. Neil and James C. Osborn and Claudio Rebbi and Enrico Rinaldi and David Schaich and Chris Schroeder and Sergey N. Syritsyn and Pavlos Vranas and Evan Weinberg and Oliver Witzel},
  journal={Physical Review D},
We present a new model of "Stealth Dark Matter": a composite baryonic scalar of an SU(ND) strongly coupled theory with even ND ≥ 4. All mass scales are technically natural, and dark matter stability is automatic without imposing an additional discrete or global symmetry. Constituent fermions transform in vectorlike representations of the electroweak group that permit both electroweak-breaking and electroweak-preserving mass terms. This gives a tunable coupling of stealth dark matter to the… 

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