In this paper, first, we introduce the
notion of weakly compatible maps for coupled maps and then prove a coupled
fixed point theorem under more general t-norm(H-type norm) in
Menger spaces. We support our theorem by providing a suitable example. At
the end, we obtain an application.
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Grewal, M. , Jain, M. , Vats, R. and Kumar, S. (2013) Coupled Fixed Point Theorem for Weakly Compatible Mappings in Menger Spaces. Applied Mathematics
, 1714-1719. doi: 10.4236/am.2013.412234
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