Forbidden Channels and SIMP Dark Matter
Department of Physics, Chung-Ang University, Seoul 06974, Korea
2 Center for Theoretical Physics of the Universe, Institute for Basic Science, Daejeon 34051, Korea
Published online: 9 January 2018
In this review, we focus on dark matter production from thermal freeze-out with forbidden channels and SIMP processes. We show that forbidden channels can be dominant to produce dark matter depending on the dark photon and / or dark Higgs mass compared to SIMP.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2018
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).