The Force Awakens – Professor Ben Allanach, DAMTP

When:
November 6, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
2019-11-06T19:30:00+00:00
2019-11-06T20:30:00+00:00
Where:
Wolfson Lecture Theatre
Department of Chemistry
Lensfield Road
Contact:
Tommy Tai

I will describe recent data from colliders, potentially pointing to the existence of a new force. A new feature is that this new force is felt to different extents by the different families of fundamental particles. The putative new force comes with a heavy force-carrying particle that may be produced and detected directly in the Large Hadron Collider, which would provide “smoking gun” evidence for it.