Fixed Point Results by Altering Distances in Fuzzy Metric Spaces

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We establish fixed point theorems in complete fuzzy metric space by using notion of altering distance, initiated by Khan et al. [Bull. Austral. Math. Soc. 30 (1984), 1-9]. Also, we find an affirmative answer in fuzzy metric space to the problem of Sastry [TamkangJ. Math., 31(3) (2000), 243-250].

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Masmali, I. , Dalal, S. and Rehman, N. (2015) Fixed Point Results by Altering Distances in Fuzzy Metric Spaces. Advances in Pure Mathematics, 5, 377-382. doi: 10.4236/apm.2015.56036.

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