# Stephon Alexander

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Theoretical physicist, musician

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## Stephon Alexander's Degrees

- PhD Physics Brown University
- Bachelors Physics Haverford College

## Why Is Stephon Alexander Influential?

(Suggest an Edit or Addition)According to Wikipedia, Stephon Haigh-Solomon Alexander is a theoretical physicist, cosmologist, musician and author. Personal life and education Alexander was born in Trinidad and moved to the United States when he was eight. He grew up in the Bronx, New York City and attended DeWitt Clinton High School where his physics teacher Daniel Kaplan inspired him to study physics.

## Stephon Alexander's Published Works

### Published Works

- Chern-Simons Modified General Relativity (2009) (450)
- Brane gases in the early Universe (2000) (206)
- Inflation from D-\bar{D} brane annihilation (2001) (196)
- Leptogenesis from gravity waves in models of inflation. (2004) (196)
- Local void vs dark energy: confrontation with WMAP and type Ia supernovae (2007) (157)
- Early dark energy does not restore cosmological concordance (2020) (137)
- Birefringent Gravitational Waves and the Consistency Check of Inflation (2004) (123)
- Constraining early dark energy with large-scale structure (2020) (105)
- Axion-dilaton destabilization and the Hubble tension (2019) (86)
- Non-Commutative Inflation (2001) (81)
- Can the string scale be related to the cosmic baryon asymmetry? (2004) (80)
- Gravitational-wave probe of effective quantum gravity (2007) (71)
- In the realm of the geometric transitions (2004) (70)
- Testing gravitational parity violation with coincident gravitational waves and short gamma-ray bursts (2010) (59)
- Parametrized post-Newtonian expansion of Chern-Simons gravity (2007) (49)
- New post-Newtonian parameter to test Chern-Simons gravity. (2007) (48)
- Higher spin supersymmetry at the cosmological collider: sculpting SUSY rilles in the CMB (2019) (45)
- On the varying speed of light in a brane-induced FRW universe (1999) (45)
- Non-commutative geometry as a realization of varying speed of light cosmology (2001) (44)
- Cosmological Bardeen-Cooper-Schrieffer condensate as dark energy (2009) (43)
- On the Transfer of Adiabatic Fluctuations through a Nonsingular Cosmological Bounce (2007) (41)
- Chern-Simons modified gravity as a torsion theory and its interaction with fermions (2008) (41)
- Gravitational wave probes of parity violation in compact binary coalescences (2017) (40)
- Chern-Simons Inflation and Baryogenesis (2011) (39)
- Is cosmic parity violation responsible for the anomalies in the WMAP data (2006) (38)
- Gravitational origin of the weak interaction's chirality (2012) (38)
- Quantum gravity and inflation (2003) (38)
- Chiral gravitational waves and baryon superfluid dark matter (2018) (37)
- Generation of circular polarization of the cosmic microwave background (2008) (33)
- A quantum gravitational relaxation of the cosmological constant (2005) (32)
- Cosmological BCS mechanism and the big bang singularity (2008) (32)
- Brane Gas Cosmology, M-Theory and Little String Theory (2002) (32)
- Deep Learning the Morphology of Dark Matter Substructure (2019) (31)
- Cosmology of minimal varying Lambda theories (2019) (31)
- Observable chiral gravitational waves from inflation in string theory (2018) (29)
- Hidden-sector modifications to gravitational waves from binary inspirals (2018) (29)
- Cosmological BCS condensate as dark energy (2009) (29)
- Hidden quantum groups symmetry of super-renormalizable gravity (2012) (29)
- Thermal instability for positive brane cosmological constant in the Randall-Sundrum cosmologies (2001) (27)
- Fermi-Bounce Cosmology and Scale-Invariant Power Spectrum (2014) (26)
- Quantum Gravity as a Fermi Liquid (2008) (25)
- Isogravity: Toward an Electroweak and Gravitational Unification (2007) (25)
- Gravitationally bound BCS state as dark matter (2016) (22)
- Dynamics of gauge field inflation (2014) (22)
- Fermi-bounce cosmology and the fermion curvaton mechanism (2014) (19)
- Superconducting loop quantum gravity and the cosmological constant (2008) (19)
- Cyclic Inflation (2008) (19)
- Gravity induced chiral condensate formation and the cosmological constant (2006) (18)
- The Quantum Cosmological Constant (2018) (17)
- Zero-parameter extension of general relativity with a varying cosmological constant (2019) (17)
- Dark disk substructure and superfluid dark matter (2019) (17)
- MAGNETIC FIELDS FROM HETEROTIC COSMIC STRINGS (2008) (15)
- Decoding Dark Matter Substructure without Supervision (2020) (14)
- Gravi-Leptogenesis: Leptogenesis from Gravity Waves in Pseudo-scalar Driven Inflation Models (2007) (13)
- Erratum: Cosmological Bardeen-Cooper-Schrieffer condensate as dark energy [Phys. Rev. D 81, 043511 (2010)] (2010) (12)
- Turning on gravity with the Higgs mechanism (2016) (12)
- A Unified picture of Dark Matter and Dark Energy from Invisible QCD (2016) (12)
- An entropy-area law for neutron stars near the black hole threshold (2018) (12)
- The geometrization of matter proposal in the Barrett-Crane model and resolution of cosmological problems (2003) (11)
- A fine tuning free resolution of the cosmological constant problem (2007) (11)
- V-mode polarization in axion inflation and preheating (2017) (11)
- A cyclic universe approach to fine tuning (2015) (10)
- Non-Topological Inflation from Embedded Defects (2003) (10)
- A generalized Hartle–Hawking wave function (2020) (10)
- Reheating, Dark Matter and Baryon Asymmetry: a Triple Coincidence in Inflationary Models (2007) (10)
- Gravity waves in parity-violating Copernican universes (2020) (9)
- Towards a Loop Quantum Gravity and Yang–Mills unification (2011) (9)
- Inflationary Birefringence and Baryogenesis (2016) (9)
- Dark Energy and Dark Matter in a Model of an Axion Coupled to a Non-Abelian Gauge Field (2016) (9)
- The Autodidactic Universe (2021) (9)
- Electric time in quantum cosmology (2012) (9)
- Inflation and the Quantum Measurement Problem (2016) (8)
- Noncommutative inflation (2020) (8)
- Tracking Dark Energy from Axion-Gauge Field Couplings (2016) (8)
- Higher spin dark matter (2020) (8)
- Strongly-interacting ultralight millicharged particles (2020) (8)
- Constraints on vacuum energy from structure formation and Nucleosynthesis (2017) (7)
- Dark matter and baryogenesis in the Fermi-bounce curvaton mechanism (2016) (7)
- Chern-Simons caps for rotating black holes (2021) (7)
- Quintessence and variation of the fine structure constant in the cosmic microwave background radiation (2002) (7)
- Primordial circular polarization in the cosmic microwave background (2018) (7)
- Enhanced color gauge invariance and a new di-photon state at the LHC (2016) (6)
- Physics beyond the Standard Model with circular polarization in the CMB and CMB-21cm cross-correlation (2019) (6)
- Topological features of the quantum vacuum (2018) (6)
- Addressing the Hubble and S 8 tensions with a kinetically mixed dark sector (2022) (5)
- Invisible QCD as Dark Energy (2016) (5)
- The Equivalence Principle and the Emergence of Flat Rotation Curves (2018) (5)
- The Gravitational Instability of the Vacuum: Insight into the Cosmological Constant Problem (2004) (5)
- Chiral symmetry and the cosmological constant (2020) (5)
- Hořava-Lifshitz theory as a fermionic aether in Ashtekar gravity (2012) (5)
- Detecting axions via induced electron spin precession (2017) (4)
- On the Interaction of Monopoles and Domain Walls (1999) (4)
- Cosmic filament spin from dark matter vortices (2021) (4)
- Inflation from D-D ̄ brane annihilation (2020) (3)
- Black hole superradiance in dynamical Chern-Simons gravity (2022) (3)
- Towards a Spin-foam unification of gravity, Yang-Mills interactions and matter fields (2011) (3)
- Gravitational-wave mediated preheating (2014) (3)
- A Theory of Neutrino Oscillations and Late Time Acceleration (2009) (3)
- An Inner Product for 4D Quantum Gravity and the Chern-Simons-Kodama State (2022) (3)
- Chirality and Circular Polarization in Models of Inflation (2016) (3)
- The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe (2016) (3)
- On a Relation of Vacuum Energy to the Hierarchy of Forces (2017) (2)
- Probing noncommutative gravity with gravitational wave and binary pulsar observations (2020) (2)
- Axion Electron Spin Quantum Mechanics and Direct Detection (2017) (2)
- Chern-Simons Gravity and Neutrino Self-Interactions (2022) (2)
- Domain Adaptation for Simulation-Based Dark Matter Searches Using Strong Gravitational Lensing (2021) (2)
- Fermionic Sectors for the Kodama State (2005) (2)
- de Sitter State in Heterotic String Theory (2023) (1)
- On the Classical and Quantum Stability of a Cosmic Ghost (2017) (1)
- Black hole and cosmological analysis of BF sequestered gravity (2021) (1)
- Exact fermionic Chern-Simons-Kodama state in quantum gravity (2022) (1)
- The Spectrum of CMB V-mode Polarization Anisotropies in Axion Inflation and Reheating (2017) (1)
- Inflation and the Measurement Problem (2018) (1)
- Torsion and the probability of inflation (2022) (1)
- The Sterile Neutrino Field and Late Time Acceleration (2013) (1)
- The Hubble Web: The Dark Matter Problem and Cosmic Strings (2007) (1)
- The Physics of Machine Learning: An Intuitive Introduction for the Physical Scientist (2021) (1)
- Attractive Forces Between Global Monopoles and Domain Walls (2000) (1)
- Varying speed of light cosmology (2004) (0)
- The $\pi$-axion and $\pi$-axiverse of dark QCD (2023) (0)
- Strongly-Interacting Ultralight Millicharged Particle (STUMP) Neutron Stars as Dark Matter Halos. (2020) (0)
- My Journey Into the Physics of David Finkelstein (2016) (0)
- Emergent Gravity from the Entanglement Structure in Group Field Theory (2023) (0)
- Topological defects in alternative theories to cosmic inflation and string cosmology (2000) (0)
- Leptogenesis from Gravitational Waves and CP Violation (2004) (0)
- O n the Transfer ofA diabatic Fluctuations through a N onsingular C osm ological B ounce (2013) (0)
- Advances in Gravitational Waves (2016) (0)
- Non-Topological Inﬂation from Embedded Defects (2003) (0)
- A Time-Varying Cosmological Constant from Dynamical Chern-Simons Gravity (2022) (0)
- Towards A Direct Detection of the Spin of Dark Matter (2022) (0)
- “Intuition is the lifeblood of a great physicist” (2021) (0)
- 10 38 2 v 1 [ gr-q c ] 2 4 M ay 2 01 9 The cosmology of minimal varying Lambda theories (2019) (0)
- Pure gauge theory for the gravitational spin connection (2022) (0)
- Quintessence and variation of the fine structure constant in the CMBR (2001) (0)
- Q uantum gravity as a Ferm iliquid (2013) (0)
- Primordial CosmologyPrimordial Cosmology , Giovanni Montani, Marco Valerio Battisti, Riccardo Benini, and Giovanni Imponente World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2011. $199.00 (591 pp.). ISBN 978-981-4271-00-4 (2011) (0)
- Edward A. Bouchet Award Talk: Theoretical and Observational Consequences of a Parity Violating Universe (2013) (0)
- Balancing Demographic, Diversity and Specialty in Faculty Recruiting: Two Decades of Experience From the Department of Geosciences at The Pennsylvania State University (2005) (0)
- My Journey Into the Physics of David Finkelstein (2017) (0)
- Parity-Violating Trispectrum from Chern-Simons Gravity (2023) (0)
- Shallow Seismic Imaging to Characterize Shallow Groundwater Conditions at Ancient Hierakonpolis in Egypt and Unexpected Discoveries of New Artifacts (2009) (0)
- LocalVoid vs D ark Energy: C onfrontation w ith W M A P and Type Ia Supernovae (2013) (0)
- Inflation and Electroweak Symmetry Breaking (2022) (0)

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