I consider symmetries which could explain observed properties of dark matter, namely, its stability on Gyr time scales or its relic density and discuss how such symmetries can be discovered through the study of the propagation and polarization of light in its transit through dark matter.
|Journal||Nuclear Physics A|
|State||Published - Nov 2010|
Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
∗I acknowledgement partial support from the U.S. Department of Energy under contract DE–FG02– 96ER40989, and I thank David C. Latimer for his collaboration on the topic of dark-matter-mediated effects on the propagation of light.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Nuclear and High Energy Physics