Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 198, Issue 2, pp 341–346 | Cite as

Some remarks on the evolution of the Higgs field in an inflationary cosmology

  • José Plinio Baptista
Letter to the Editor


We analyze some prescriptions for the evolution of the Higgs field Φ in an inflationary cosmology under the viewpoint of a multiple-scale method. We also show a solution for the oscillation of this field around the minimum point for the potentialV(Φ) and obtain the restriction onm (mass of the scalar bosons) and Φ. Although these results are slightly different from those that are known, the difference is not significant, and its orders of magnitude are confirmed.


Minimum Point Higgs Field Scalar Boson Inflationary Cosmology 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • José Plinio Baptista
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  1. 1.Departamento de Física e Quimica da Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo (UFES)VitoriaBrasil

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