### Abstract

Recently, many authors showed that if the solar and atmospheric neutrino data are both described by maximal mixing vacuum oscillations at the relevant mass scale, then there exists a unique bimaximal lepton mixing matrix for three neutrino flavors. We construct the lepton mass matrices from the symmetry principle so that maximal mixings for the atmospheric and the solar neutrino vacuum oscillations are naturally generated. Although the hierarchical patterns of the lepton sector are quite different from each other, we show how two different mass matrices suggested in this work can be generated in a unified way. We also give comments on possible future tests of the bimaximal lepton mixing matrix.

Original language | English |
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Pages (from-to) | 1-4 |

Number of pages | 4 |

Journal | Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology |

Volume | 59 |

Issue number | 9 |

Publication status | Published - 1999 May 1 |

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### All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

- Nuclear and High Energy Physics
- Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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*Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology*,

*59*(9), 1-4.

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*Physical Review D - Particles, Fields, Gravitation and Cosmology*, vol. 59, no. 9, pp. 1-4.

**Bimaximal lepton flavor mixing matrix and neutrino oscillation.** / Kang, Sin Kyu; Kim, C. S.

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T1 - Bimaximal lepton flavor mixing matrix and neutrino oscillation

AU - Kang, Sin Kyu

AU - Kim, C. S.

PY - 1999/5/1

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N2 - Recently, many authors showed that if the solar and atmospheric neutrino data are both described by maximal mixing vacuum oscillations at the relevant mass scale, then there exists a unique bimaximal lepton mixing matrix for three neutrino flavors. We construct the lepton mass matrices from the symmetry principle so that maximal mixings for the atmospheric and the solar neutrino vacuum oscillations are naturally generated. Although the hierarchical patterns of the lepton sector are quite different from each other, we show how two different mass matrices suggested in this work can be generated in a unified way. We also give comments on possible future tests of the bimaximal lepton mixing matrix.

AB - Recently, many authors showed that if the solar and atmospheric neutrino data are both described by maximal mixing vacuum oscillations at the relevant mass scale, then there exists a unique bimaximal lepton mixing matrix for three neutrino flavors. We construct the lepton mass matrices from the symmetry principle so that maximal mixings for the atmospheric and the solar neutrino vacuum oscillations are naturally generated. Although the hierarchical patterns of the lepton sector are quite different from each other, we show how two different mass matrices suggested in this work can be generated in a unified way. We also give comments on possible future tests of the bimaximal lepton mixing matrix.

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