Tony Gherghetta

Professor Tony Gherghetta

Tony Gherghetta

Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy


John T. Tate Hall
Room 375-14
116 Church Street Se
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1994 

M.S., University of Chicago, 1991 

B.Sc., University of Western Australia, 1987

Scientific & Professional Societies
Fellow, American Physical Society
Research Interests

Physics beyond the Standard Model; LHC phenomenology; Supersymmetry; Extra dimensions; AdS/CFT and holography

Research Group
Particle Data Group (PDG)
Honors and Awards
  • Fellow, American Physical Society, 2015
  • ARC Federation Fellow, 2008-2013
  • Research Innovation Award, 2004
  • Grant-In-Aid of Research Artistry and Scholarship, 2003
Selected Publications
  1. J.L. Evans, T. Gherghetta, N. Nagata and Z. Thomas,, Naturalizing Supersymmetry with a Two-Field Relaxion MechanismJHEP 1609, 150 (2016)
  2. J. Barnard, T. Gherghetta, T.S. Ray and A. Spray, The Unnatural Composite HiggsJHEP 1501, 067 (2015)
  3. J. Barnard, T. Gherghetta and T. S. Ray, UV Descriptions of Composite Higgs Models Without Elementary ScalarsJHEP 1402, 002 (2014)
  4. T. Gherghetta, B. von Harling, A.D. Medina and M.A. Schmidt, The Scale-Invariant NMSSM and the 126 GeV Higgs BosonJHEP 1302, 032 (2013)
  5. T. Gherghetta, B. von Harling and N. Setzer, A Natural Little Hierarchy from Accidental SUSYJHEP 1107, 011 (2011)
  6. B. Batell and T. Gherghetta, Localized U(1) Gauge Fields, Millicharged Particles, and HolographyPhys.Rev.D73, 045016, (2006)
  7. T. Gherghetta, Dirac Neutrino Masses with Planck Scale Lepton Number ViolationPhys. Rev. Lett. 92, 161601 (2004)
  8. T. Gherghetta and A. Pomarol, Bulk Fields and Supersymmetry in a Slice of AdSNucl. Phys. B 586, 141 (2000).
  9. K.R. Dienes, E. Dudas and T. Gherghetta, Extra Spacetime Dimensions and UnificationPhys. Lett. B 436, 55 (1998)