• Corpus ID: 14969436

Universe Decay, Inflation and the Large Eigenvalue of the Cosmological Constant Seesaw

@article{McGuigan2007UniverseDI,
  title={Universe Decay, Inflation and the Large Eigenvalue of the Cosmological Constant Seesaw},
  author={Michael D. McGuigan},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory},
  year={2007}
}
  • M. McGuigan
  • Published 22 February 2007
  • Physics
  • arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory
We discuss implications of the large eigenvalue of the cosmological constant seesaw mechanism extending hep-th/0602112 and hep-th/0604108. While the previous papers focused on the small eigenvalue as a cosmological constant associated with the accelerating Universe, here we draw attention to the physical implications of the large eigenvalue. In particular we find that the large eigenvalue can give rise to a period of inflation terminated by Universe decay. The mechanism involves quantum… 

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