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Superluminal neutrinos would wimp out en route

Cross-posted from Scientific American’s Degrees of Freedom blog on behalf of Davide Castelvecchi.

Neutrinos that go beyond light speed? Not so fast, say two theoretical physicists.

In a terse, peremptory-sounding paper posted online on 29 September, Andrew Cohen and Sheldon Glashow of Boston University calculate that any neutrinos travelling faster than light would radiate energy away, leaving a wake of slower particles analogous to the sonic boom of a supersonic fighter jet. Their findings cast doubt on the veracity of measurements recently announced at CERN (and posted online here) that clocked neutrinos going a sliver faster than light.

For someone who may have just helped to save the edifice of modern physics (if it was ever really at risk of crumbling down), Cohen is not especially upbeat or relieved. “On the contrary, I am saddened and disappointed,” he says. After all, a lot physicists would love for the shocking measurement to be correct. For the experimentalists who made it, it could mean that they had made the discovery of the century. For theorists, it could be the start of an exciting period of creative upheaval. “It gets boring if [nature] always works the same way you expected,” Cohen says.

Read the rest of this blog post at Scientific American.

And read Nature’s coverage of the super-fast neutrinos here.

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    John Peloquin said:

    One of the explanations mooted for the observed apparent superluminal velocity involved neutrinos being able to travel through one of the hypothesized compacted dimensions in some of the string theories. If neutrinos could travel in those compacted dimensions and by this travel shorten their trips, it wouldn’t require superluminal velocity from the particles as they wouldn’t really exceed the speed of light, they would be taking a shortcut. Thus they’d not shed any extra energy. Is this possibility addressed by Cohen and Glashow? I’d read their paper, but I’m sure I’d not understand it.

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    Albert Bijzitter said:

    The problem I have with this aproach is that the experimental results are already in contradiction with existing theory. Using the theory to disprove the experiment doesn’t make sense to me. What is their point in this?

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