Initial conditions for smooth hybrid inflation.

  title={Initial conditions for smooth hybrid inflation.},
  author={Lazarides and Panagiotakopoulos and P P Vlachos},
  journal={Physical review. D, Particles and fields},
  volume={54 2},
We perform a numerical investigation of the field evolution in the smooth hybrid inflationary model. We find that for almost all the examined initial values we do get an adequate amount of inflation. Our results show that the model is ”natural” and satisfactory.