# Supersymmetric curvatons and phase-induced curvaton fluctuations.

@article{McDonald2004SupersymmetricCA, title={Supersymmetric curvatons and phase-induced curvaton fluctuations.}, author={J. McDonald}, journal={Physical Review D}, year={2004}, volume={69}, pages={103511} }

We consider the curvaton scenario in the context of supersymmetry (SUSY) with gravity-mediated SUSY breaking. In the case of a large initial curvaton amplitude during inflation and a negative order ${H}^{2}$ correction to the mass squared term after inflation, the curvaton will be close to the minimum of its potential at the end of inflation. In this case the curvaton amplitude fluctuations will be damped due to oscillations around the effective minimum of the curvaton potential, requiring a… Expand

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