Inflation, dark matter and dark energy in the string landscape

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Liddle, Andrew R ; Ureña-López, L Arturo (2006)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.97.161301
  • Subject: QC | High Energy Physics - Phenomenology | Astrophysics | High Energy Physics - Theory
    arxiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology | Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics

We consider the conditions needed to unify the description of dark matter, dark energy and inflation in the context of the string landscape. We find that incomplete decay of the inflaton field gives the possibility that a single field is responsible for all three phenom... View more
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