Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications

, Volume 153, Issue 2, pp 298–305

Global Optimal Solutions of Noncyclic Mappings in Metric Spaces


DOI: 10.1007/s10957-011-9966-4

Cite this article as:
Abkar, A. & Gabeleh, M. J Optim Theory Appl (2012) 153: 298. doi:10.1007/s10957-011-9966-4


We study some minimization problems for noncyclic mappings in metric spaces. We then apply the solution to obtain some results in the theory of analytic functions.


Noncyclic mappingContraction mappingNonexpansive mappingFixed point

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Mathematics DepartmentImam Khomeini International UniversityQazvinIran