Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications

, Volume 151, Issue 2, pp 418–424

Best Proximity Points for Cyclic Mappings in Ordered Metric Spaces


DOI: 10.1007/s10957-011-9818-2

Cite this article as:
Abkar, A. & Gabeleh, M. J Optim Theory Appl (2011) 151: 418. doi:10.1007/s10957-011-9818-2


In this paper, we consider a cyclic mapping on a partially ordered complete metric space. We prove some fixed point theorems, as well as some theorems on the existence and convergence of best proximity points.


Fixed pointBest proximity pointCyclic contraction mappingProperty UC

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Mathematics DepartmentImam Khomeini International UniversityQazvinIran