Axion Inflation and Axion Monodromy from String Theory

  • Horaţiu NăstaseEmail author
Part of the Fundamental Theories of Physics book series (FTPH, volume 197)


In this chapter, we will learn about axion inflation in field theory, how axions appear in string theory, and a specific set-up for string inflation that has been very popular recently, axion monodromy.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Instituto de Física Teórica, UNESPSão PauloBrazil

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