Anisotropic power-law inflation in a two-scalar-field model with a mixed kinetic term [CL]

http://arxiv.org/abs/1702.08308


We examine whether an extended scenario of a two-scalar-field model, in which a mixed kinetic term of canonical and phantom scalar fields is involved, admits the Bianchi type I metric, which is homogeneous but anisotropic spacetime, as its power-law solutions. Then we analyze the stability of the anisotropic power-law solutions to see whether these solutions respect the cosmic no-hair conjecture or not during the inflationary phase. In addition, we will also investigate a special scenario, where the pure kinetic terms of canonical and phantom fields disappear altogether in field equations, to test again the validity of cosmic no-hair conjecture. As a result, the cosmic no-hair conjecture always holds in both these scenarios due to the instability of the corresponding anisotropic inflationary solutions.

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T. Do and S. Nguyen
Tue, 28 Feb 17
46/69

Comments: 19 pages, no figures. Accepted for publication in International Journal of Modern Physics D

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