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Title: The Muon Collider as a $H/A$ factory

We show that a muon collider is ideally suited for the study of heavy H/A scalars, cousins of the Higgs boson found in two-Higgs doublet models and required in supersymmetric models. The key aspects of H/A are: (1) they are narrow, yet have a width-to-mass ratio far larger than the expected muon collider beam-energy resolution, and (2) the larger muon Yukawa allows efficient s-channel production. We study in detail a representative Natural Supersymmetry model which has a 1.5 Tev H/A with $$m_H$$- $$m_A$$ = 10 Gev. The large event rates at resonant peak allow the determination of the individual H and A resonance parameters (including CP) and the decays into electroweakinos provides a wealth of information unavailable to any other present or planned collider.
 [1] ;  [2] ;  [3]
  1. Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States)
  2. European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), Geneva (Switzerland)
  3. (United States). Dept. of Physics
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
Report Number(s):
FERMILAB-PUB-13-193-T; CERN-PH-TH-2013-111
Journal ID: ISSN 0370-2693; arXiv eprint number arXiv:1306.2609
Grant/Contract Number:
Published Article
Journal Name:
Physics Letters. Section B
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 728; Conference: Community Summer Study 2013, Minneapolis, MN (United States), 29 Jul - 6 Aug 2013; Journal ID: ISSN 0370-2693
Research Org:
Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), High Energy Physics (HEP) (SC-25)
Country of Publication:
United States