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I BSM '17

  1. Jul 3, 2018 #1


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    This 54 page review article from a September 2017 conference in Portugal is a good starting point for people wanting an overall summary of the state of BSM physics theories that is reasonably up to date, and may suggest questions about specific theories that deserve more attention in this forum that don't have any regular contributors advocating for them.
    Dmitry Kazakov "Beyond the Standard Model' 17" (June 30, 2018).

    The table of contents is as follows:

    It discusses this in general in part 2:

    The final highlighted phrase should be anathema to any good scientist. It is classic hand waving without adequate justification for doing so.
    Last edited: Jul 3, 2018
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  3. Jul 4, 2018 #2


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    The to-do list (7.) doesn't have anything surprising:
    Flavor physics is missing unless you put it under the general "search for new physics" or argue that it is part of the last point.
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