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TASI 2004 Lecture Notes: Higgs Boson Physics

  title={TASI 2004 Lecture Notes: Higgs Boson Physics},
  author={Laura Reina},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology},
  • L. Reina
  • Published 30 December 2005
  • Physics
  • arXiv: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology
In these lectures I briefly review the Higgs mechanism of spontaneous symmetry breaking and focus on the most relevant aspects of the phenomenology of the Standard Model and of the Minimal Supersymmetric Standard Model Higgs bosons at both hadron and lepton colliders. Some emphasis is put on the perturbative calculation of both Higgs boson branching ratios and production cross sections, including the most important radiative corrections. 

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