Creed Jones, Ph.D.

Professor of Software Engineering
Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, College of Engineering

Office Phone: 951-552-8786
Office Location: POIN 214
Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:30 AM - 12 noon, in ENGR 215F; Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, in my office (POIN 214)

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Computer Engineering Virginia Tech 2005
MS Computer Engineering Oakland University 1982
BS Electrical Engineering Oakland University 1980
  • Courses Taught

    Introduction to C++ Programming; Discrete Structures; Engineering and the Christian Worldview; Operating Systems; Algorithms; Engineering Economics; Software Construction; Biomedical Imaging

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Imaging for Eye Science; Image Processing; Biometric Identification; Advanced Analytics and Predictive Modeling

  • Teaching Experience

    Professor of Software Engineering, CBU, 2013-current
    Associate Professor of Computer Science at Seattle Pacific University, 2003-2007

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Rickard, M., C. Jones, J, Cox, J. DeVore, A. Castro, J. Brannen, "Scleral strain near the limbus using digital microscopy of natural features in porcine eyes", accepted for 2015 ARVO Annual Meeting, May 3-7, 2015, Denver, CO.
    Rickard, M., C. Jones, M. Migdal, N. Reyes, and A. Murguia, "Experimental Investigation of RFID Range for Intraocular Implants", Proc. 10th IASTED International Conference on Biomedical Engineering, June 2014, Zurich, Switzerland.
    Jones, Creed and A. Lynn Abbott, “Color Face Recognition by Hypercomplex Gabor Analysis”, Proc. IEEE Int’l Conf. on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition, 2006. 10-12 April 2006, pp. 126-131.
    ISO/IEC 19794-2:2005, Biometric Data Interchange Formats — Part 2: Finger Minutiae Data; international data format standard for minutiae-based fingerprint representation.
    INCITS 378-2004, Finger Minutiae Format for Data Interchange; US national standard for exchange of fingerprint minutiae biometric data.
    Jones, Creed and A. Lynn Abbott, “Optimization of Color Conversion for Face Recognition,” EURASIP Journal of Applied Signal Processing, 2004:4, pp. 522-529.
    ISO/IEC 19794-9, Biometric Data Interchange Formats – Part 9: Vascular Image Data; international data format standard for vein pattern data.
    Scalera, J.E.; Jones, C.F., III; Soni, M., Bucciero, M.B., Athanas, P.M., Abbott, A.L., Mishra, A., “Reconfigurable Object Detection in FLIR Image Sequences,” Proc. 10th Annual IEEE Symposium on Field-Programmable Custom Computing Machines, 2002. 22-24 April 2002, pp. 284-285.
    Jones, Creed and Michael Christman, “Genetic Algorithm Solution of Vigenère Alphabetic Codes,” Proc. IEEE Mountain Workshop on Soft Computing Industrial Applications, 25-27 June 2001, pp. 59-63.
    Jones, Creed, Biometrics: Identifying the Issue (joint article), MOVE (the magazine of the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators), Winter 2000
    Jones, Creed and James Griner, “An Image Processing System to Inspect Foil-packaged Food,” Proc. Food Process Automation Conference III, 9-12 February 1994, pp. 55-61.

    US Patent #8,543,428 – “Computerized System and Method for Estimating Levels of Obesity in an Insured Population”, September 24, 2013
    US Patent #6,298,171 – “System for Reading Data Glyphs”, October 2, 2001
    US Patent #6,078,698 – “System for Reading Data Glyphs”, June 20, 2000
    US Patent #5,515,159 – “Package Seal Inspection System”, May 7, 1996
    US Patent #5,081,685 – “Improved Method and Apparatus for Reading a License Plate”, January 14, 1992

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Member of Magnolia Church; Worship Ministry

  • Interests & Hobbies

  • Personal Philosophy

    The grass withers, the flowers fade, but the Word of our God shall stand forever. Is. 40:8