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Fixed points and coincidence points for multimaps with not necessarily bounded images

Fixed Point Theory and Applications20042004:109292

Received: 20 August 2003

Published: 26 August 2004


In metric spaces, single-valued self-maps and multimaps with closed images are considered and fixed point and coincidence point theorems for such maps have been obtained without using the (extended) Hausdorff metric, thereby generalizing many results in the literature including those on the famous conjecture of Reich on multimaps.

Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Applied Mathematics, Andhra University


© Naidu 2004