SpringerOpen Newsletter

Receive periodic news and updates relating to SpringerOpen.

Open Access Open Badges Research

A fixed point theorem for Meir-Keeler contractions in ordered metric spaces

Jackie Harjani, Belén López and Kishin Sadarangani*

Author Affiliations

Departamento de Matemáticas, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Campus de Tafira Baja, 35017 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

For all author emails, please log on.

Fixed Point Theory and Applications 2011, 2011:83  doi:10.1186/1687-1812-2011-83

Published: 23 November 2011


The purpose of this paper is to present some fixed point theorems for Meir-Keeler contractions in a complete metric space endowed with a partial order.

MSC: 47H10.

fixed point; ordered metric spaces; Meir-Keeler contraction