Boosted dark matter signals uplifted with self-interaction

Article, Preprint English OPEN
Kong, Kyoungchul; Mohlabeng, Gopolang; Park, Jong-Chul;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Physics letters B,volume 743,pages256-266 (issn: 0370-2693)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.physletb.2015.02.057
  • Subject: Boosted dark matter | Assisted freeze-out | Dark matter capture | Astrophysics - High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | Sun | High Energy Physics - Phenomenology | Super-K | Physics | High Energy Physics - Experiment | QC1-999 | Nuclear and High Energy Physics | Self-interacting dark matter
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics

We explore detection prospects of a non-standard dark sector in the context of boosted dark matter. We focus on a scenario with two dark matter particles of a large mass difference, where the heavier candidate is secluded and interacts with the standard model particles ... View more
  • References (36)
    36 references, page 1 of 4

    [1] S. Arrenberg, H. Baer, V. Barger, L. Baudis, D. Bauer, J. Buckley, M. Cahill-Rowley, R. Cotta, et al., arXiv:1310.8621 [hep-ph].

    [2] P. Konar, K. Kong, K.T. Matchev, M. Park, J. High Energy Phys. 1004 (2010) 086, arXiv:0911.4126 [hep-ph].

    [3] B. Moore, Nature 370 (1994) 629; R.A. Flores, J.R. Primack, Astrophys. J. 427 (1994) L1, arXiv:astro-ph/ 9402004; J.F. Navarro, C.S. Frenk, S.D.M. White, Astrophys. J. 490 (1997) 493, arXiv: astro-ph/9611107.

    [4] M.G. Walker, J. Penarrubia, Astrophys. J. 742 (2011) 20, arXiv:1108.2404 [astro-ph.CO]; S.H. Oh, W.J.G. de Blok, E. Brinks, F. Walter, R.C. Kennicutt Jr., Astron. J. 141 (2011) 193, arXiv:1011.0899 [astro-ph.CO].

    [5] M. Boylan-Kolchin, J.S. Bullock, M. Kaplinghat, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 415 (2011) L40, arXiv:1103.0007 [astro-ph.CO]; M. Boylan-Kolchin, J.S. Bullock, M. Kaplinghat, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 422 (2012) 1203, arXiv:1111.2048 [astro-ph.CO].

    [6] M.R. Lovell, C.S. Frenk, V.R. Eke, A. Jenkins, L. Gao, T. Theuns, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 439 (2014) 300, arXiv:1308.1399 [astro-ph.CO].

    [7] D.N. Spergel, P.J. Steinhardt, Phys. Rev. Lett. 84 (2000) 3760, arXiv:astro-ph/ 9909386.

    [8] M. Rocha, A.H.G. Peter, J.S. Bullock, M. Kaplinghat, S. Garrison-Kimmel, J. Onorbe, L.A. Moustakas, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. 430 (2013) 81, arXiv: 1208.3025 [astro-ph.CO]; A.H.G. Peter, M. Rocha, J.S. Bullock, M. Kaplinghat, arXiv:1208.3026 [astro-ph. CO].

    [9] S.W. Randall, M. Markevitch, D. Clowe, A.H. Gonzalez, M. Bradac, Astrophys. J. 679 (2008) 1173, arXiv:0704.0261 [astro-ph].

    [10] J. Zavala, M. Vogelsberger, M.G. Walker, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc. Lett. 431 (2013) L20, arXiv:1211.6426 [astro-ph.CO].

  • Related Organizations (4)
  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark