# Quintessence and scalar dark matter in the universe

@article{Matos2000QuintessenceAS, title={Quintessence and scalar dark matter in the universe}, author={Tonatiuh Matos and L. Arturo Ure{\~n}a-L{\'o}pez}, journal={Classical and Quantum Gravity}, year={2000}, volume={17} }

Continuing on from previous works, we present a cosmological model in which dark matter and dark energy are modelled by scalar fields Φ and Ψ, respectively, endowed with the scalar potentials V(Φ) = Vo[cosh (λ√κoΦ) - 1] and (Ψ) = o[sinh (α√κoΨ)]β. This model contains a 95% scalar field. We obtain that the scalar dark matter mass is mΦ~10-26 eV. The solution obtained allows us to recover the success of standard cold dark matter. The implications on the formation of structure are reviewed. We…

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