This is a brief introduction to branon physics and its role in the dark matter problem. We pay special attention to the phenomenological consequences, both in high-energy particle physics experiments and in astrophysical and cosmological observations.
PASCOS 2004 Part I: Particles, Strings and Cosmology
- Pub Date:
- August 2005
- 5 pages, 3 figures. To appear in the proceedings of the 10th international symposium on Particles, Strings and Cosmology, PASCOS 04, Boston, August 16-22, 2004