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Inflection-point Inflation and Dark Matter Redux

  title={Inflection-point Inflation and Dark Matter Redux},
  author={Anish Ghoshal and Gaetano Lambiase and Supratik Pal and Arnab Paul and Shiladitya Porey},
We investigate for viable models of inflation that can successfully produce dark matter (DM) from inflaton decay process, satisfying all the constraints from Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) and from some other observations. In particular, we analyze near-inflection-point small field inflationary scenario with non-thermal production of fermionic DM from the decaying inflaton field during the reheating era. To this end, we propose two different models of inflation with polynomial potential. The… 

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