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Remarks on Recent Fixed Point Theorems

Fixed Point Theory and Applications20102010:452905

Received: 10 October 2009

Accepted: 27 April 2010

Published: 31 May 2010


Coincidence and fixed point theorems for a new class of contractive, nonexpansive and hybrid contractions are proved. Applications regarding the existence of common solutions of certain functional equations are also discussed.

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Mathematics, School of Mathematical & Computational Sciences, Walter Sisulu University, Nelson Mandela Drive


© S. L. Singh and S. N. Mishra. 2010

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