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Construction of a robust warm inflation mechanism

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)294-304
Number of pages11
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number3-4
Publication statusPublished - 14 Aug 2003


A dissipative mechanism is presented, which emerges in generic interacting quantum field systems and which leads to robust warm inflation. An explicit example is considered, where using typical parameter values, it is shown that considerable radiation can be produced during inflation. The extension of our results to expanding spacetime also is discussed.

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  • Cosmology, Dissipation, Field dynamics, Warm inflation

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