- Home
- Best Scientists - Physics
- David H. Lyth

Discipline name
D-index
D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined
discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all
disciplines.
Citations
Publications
World Ranking
National Ranking

Physics
D-index
71
Citations
24,603
208
World Ranking
2953
National Ranking
276

2012 - Fred Hoyle Medal and Prize, Institute of Physics

- Quantum mechanics
- General relativity
- Particle physics

David H. Lyth mainly focuses on Inflation, Curvature perturbation, Classical mechanics, Perturbation and Inflaton. The study incorporates disciplines such as Quantum electrodynamics, Perturbation theory, De Sitter universe and Cosmic microwave background, Anisotropy in addition to Inflation. His work carried out in the field of Curvature perturbation brings together such families of science as Curvaton, Conserved quantity, Inflation and Cosmological perturbation theory.

His Classical mechanics research integrates issues from Curvature, Intrinsic curvature and Spacetime. His Perturbation study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Adiabatic process and Quantum fluctuation. His research integrates issues of Gravitational wave and Supergravity, Supersymmetry, Particle physics in his study of Inflaton.

- Cosmological Inflation and Large-Scale Structure (1786 citations)
- Particle physics models of inflation and the cosmological density perturbation (1575 citations)
- Generating the curvature perturbation without an inflaton (1226 citations)

Inflation, Particle physics, Astrophysics, Inflaton and Theoretical physics are his primary areas of study. His work in Inflation addresses issues such as Cosmology, which are connected to fields such as Scale structure. His study on Particle physics is mostly dedicated to connecting different topics, such as Hubble's law.

His studies in Astrophysics integrate themes in fields like Cosmic microwave background and Spectral index. David H. Lyth has included themes like Perturbation, Scalar field, Gauge theory, Mathematical physics and Supergravity in his Inflaton study. His Curvature perturbation research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Non-Gaussianity, Curvaton and Classical mechanics.

- Inflation (34.29%)
- Particle physics (29.64%)
- Astrophysics (23.57%)

- Perturbation (17.86%)
- Astrophysics (23.57%)
- Inflation (34.29%)

David H. Lyth focuses on Perturbation, Astrophysics, Inflation, Inflaton and Cosmic microwave background. David H. Lyth combines subjects such as Mathematical physics, Quantum electrodynamics, Classical mechanics, Non-Gaussianity and Anisotropy with his study of Perturbation. The De Sitter universe and Galaxy research David H. Lyth does as part of his general Astrophysics study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Upper and lower bounds, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science.

His work on Cosmological perturbation theory is typically connected to Waterfall as part of general Inflation study, connecting several disciplines of science. The concepts of his Inflaton study are interwoven with issues in Supersymmetry, Particle physics, Planck and CMB cold spot. His Cosmic microwave background research integrates issues from Dipole, Universe, Kinetic term and Asymmetry.

- The Primordial Density Perturbation: Cosmology, Inflation and the Origin of Structure (283 citations)
- Non-Gaussianity as a Probe of the Physics of the Primordial Universe and the Astrophysics of the Low Redshift Universe (175 citations)
- The Primordial Density Perturbation (168 citations)

- Quantum mechanics
- General relativity
- Particle physics

His scientific interests lie mostly in Perturbation, Inflation, Non-Gaussianity, Cosmological perturbation theory and Inflaton. His study in the fields of Curvature perturbation under the domain of Perturbation overlaps with other disciplines such as Light field. The subject of his Inflation research is within the realm of Theoretical physics.

His work carried out in the field of Non-Gaussianity brings together such families of science as Redshift, Gravitational lens and Particle physics. His Cosmological perturbation theory research includes themes of Bispectrum, Cosmic background radiation, Classical mechanics and Mathematical physics. His studies in Inflaton integrate themes in fields like Kinetic term, CMB cold spot, Quantum field theory and Asymmetry.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Cosmological Inflation and Large-Scale Structure

Andrew R. Liddle;David H. Lyth.

**(2001)**

2893 Citations

Particle physics models of inflation and the cosmological density perturbation

David H. Lyth;Antonio Riotto.

Physics Reports **(1999)**

2179 Citations

Generating the curvature perturbation without an inflaton

David H Lyth;David Wands.

Physics Letters B **(2002)**

2017 Citations

False vacuum inflation with Einstein gravity

Edmund J. Copeland;Andrew R. Liddle;David H. Lyth;Ewan D. Stewart.

Physical Review D **(1994)**

1427 Citations

What Would We Learn by Detecting a Gravitational Wave Signal in the Cosmic Microwave Background Anisotropy

David H. Lyth.

Physical Review Letters **(1997)**

1305 Citations

The cold dark matter density perturbation

Andrew R. Liddle;David H. Lyth.

Physics Reports **(1993)**

1002 Citations

Primordial density perturbation in the curvaton scenario

David H. Lyth;Carlo Ungarelli;David Wands.

Physical Review D **(2003)**

828 Citations

A New approach to the evolution of cosmological perturbations on large scales

David Wands;Karim A. Malik;David H. Lyth;Andrew R. Liddle;Andrew R. Liddle.

Physical Review D **(2000)**

824 Citations

A general proof of the conservation of the curvature perturbation

David H. Lyth;Karim A. Malik;Misao Sasaki.

Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics **(2005)**

799 Citations

The Primordial Density Perturbation: Cosmology, Inflation and the Origin of Structure

David H. Lyth;Andrew R. Liddle.

**(2009)**

798 Citations

If you think any of the details on this page are incorrect, let us know.

Contact us

We appreciate your kind effort to assist us to improve this page, it would be helpful providing us with as much detail as possible in the text box below:

University of Lisbon

University of Portsmouth

High Energy Accelerator Research Organization

University of Geneva

University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Sapienza University of Rome

Max Planck Society

University of Padua

University of Portsmouth

New York University

The University of Texas at Austin

University of Zaragoza

Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

Virginia Tech

California Institute of Technology

Boston University

National Research Council (CNR)

University of Kentucky

Chinese Academy of Sciences

University of Sheffield

Leibniz Institute DSMZ – German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures

University of New Hampshire

University of California, Davis

Duke University

University of Mannheim

Harvard University

Something went wrong. Please try again later.