How did the early universe evolve and what is the universeā€™s fate?

Andrei Linde is one of the authors of inflationary cosmology and most of his research interests are still related to this theory. His current research also involves the theory of dark energy, investigating the global structure and fate of the universe, cosmological constraints on the properties of elementary particles, and quantum cosmology.


2014 Kavli Prize in Astrophysics

A discussion with prizewinners
Alan Guth, Andrei Linde and
Alexei Starobinsky.

ā€“ The Kavli Prize

Doubts About Big Bang Breakthrough Won't Kill Inflation

Growing doubts about evidence for ancient gravitational waves don't undermine cosmic inflation, says the theory's co-founder Andrei Linde.

ā€“ New Scientist

What Scientific Idea Is Ready for Retirement? 

Andrei's answer to the 2014 Edge question: Uniformity and Uniqueness of the Universe.

ā€“ Edge