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Creed Jones, Ph.D.

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

Office Phone: 951-552-8786
E-mail: crjones@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: POIN 214
Office Hours: TBD

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

Married to Jana (Reagan) Jones; children Laura, Tiffany and James. We enjoy family time, travel and British Television. My avocation is playing percussion in worship.


Personal Philosophy

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