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H.V. Klapdor-Kleingrothaus, I.V. Krivosheina and R. Viollier (eds), "Physics Beyond the Standard Model of Particles, Cosmology and Astrophysics, Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference Beyond 2010", World Scientific 2011


Quantum tunneling in Reissner--Nordstroem geometry is studied and the tunneling rate is determined. A possible scenario for cosmic inflation, followed by reheating phases and subsequent radiation-domination expansion, is proposed.


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