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Inflation, as a tool for supersymmetry breaking

  1. Mar 5, 2013 #1
    I know that gravitninos are produced in the Early Universe in reheating (after inflation), is this because the end of inflation/reheating period where the inflaton is oscillating about the minima of the potential is analogous to symmetry breaking?
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  3. Mar 5, 2013 #2


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    You realize that gravitinos and gravitons have not been observed right?
  4. Mar 5, 2013 #3
    yes but if susy does exist, gravitinos would be produced after inflation.
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