Using the cosmic microwave background to discriminate among inflation models

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The upcoming satellite missions MAP and Planck will measure the spectrum of fluctuations in the Cosmic Microwave Background with unprecedented accuracy. I discuss the prospect of using these observations to distinguish among proposed models of inflationary cosmology.

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Kinney, W.H. December 23, 1997.

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The upcoming satellite missions MAP and Planck will measure the spectrum of fluctuations in the Cosmic Microwave Background with unprecedented accuracy. I discuss the prospect of using these observations to distinguish among proposed models of inflationary cosmology.

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7 p.; Other: FDE: POSTSCRIPT; PL:

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  • International workshop on particle physics and the early universe (COSMO-97), Ambleside (United Kingdom), 15-19 Sep 1997

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  • Other: DE98051677
  • Report No.: FNAL/C--97/429-A
  • Report No.: CONF-9709172--
  • Grant Number: AC02-76CH03000
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 589415
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc690156

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Kinney, W.H. Using the cosmic microwave background to discriminate among inflation models, article, December 23, 1997; Batavia, Illinois. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc690156/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.