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Journal of High Energy Physics

, 2011:62 | Cite as

Ultraviolet completion of flavour models

  • Ivo de Medeiros Varzielas
  • Luca MerloEmail author
Article

Abstract

Effective Flavour Models do not address questions related to the nature of the fundamental renormalisable theory at high energies. We study the ultraviolet completion of Flavour Models, which in general has the advantage of improving the predictivity of the effective models. In order to illustrate the important features we provide minimal completions for two known A4 models. We discuss the phenomenological implications of the explicit completions, such as lepton flavour violating contributions that arise through the exchange of messenger fields.

Keywords

Beyond Standard Model Neutrino Physics Discrete and Finite Symmetries Global Symmetries 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Fakultät für PhysikTechnische Universität DortmundDortmundGermany
  2. 2.Physik-DepartmentTechnische Universität MünchenGarchingGermany
  3. 3.TUM Institute of Advanced StudyGarchingGermany

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