Phenomenological aspects of no-scale inflation models

  title={Phenomenological aspects of no-scale inflation models},
  author={John Ellis and Marcos A. G. Gar{\'c}ıa and Dimitri V. Nanopoulos and Keith A. Olive},
  journal={Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics},
  pages={003 - 003}
We discuss phenomenological aspects of inflationary models wiith a no-scale supergravity Kähler potential motivated by compactified string models, in which the inflaton may be identified either as a Kähler modulus or an untwisted matter field, focusing on models that make predictions for the scalar spectral index ns and the tensor-to-scalar ratio r that are similar to the Starobinsky model. We discuss possible patterns of soft supersymmetry breaking, exhibiting examples of the pure no-scale… 
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