J. Aust. Math. Soc. 83 (2007), no. 1, pp. 17–29.

On two pairs of non-self hybrid mappings

Ljubomir B. Ćirić Jeong Sheok Ume Nebojša T. Nikolić
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Al. Rudara 12-35
11 070 Belgrade
Serbia and Montenegro
Department of Applied Mathematics
Changwon National University
Changwon 641-773
Faculty of Organizational Science
Jove Ilica 154
11 000 Belgrade
Received 2 November 2005; revised 31 May 2006
Communicated by A. Pryde


In this paper we obtain some results on coincidence and common fixed points for two pairs of multi-valued and single-valued non-self mappings in complete convex metric spaces. We improve on previously used methods of proof and obtain results for mappings which are not necessarily compatible and not necessarily continuous, generalizing some known results. In particular, a theorem by Rhoades [19] and a theorem by Ahmed and Rhoades [2] are generalized and improved.

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2000 Mathematics Subject Classification: primary 54H25, 47H10
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