Christopher Jones

Christopher Jones

Overview

Department: 
School of Science » Mathematics and Computer Science
SMC Email Address: 
Contact Information: 

Office
Galileo Hall - 106A

Contact:
Phone: 8047
Fax: 631-6282
Email: cjones@stmarys-ca.edu
Mail: P.O. Box 3517

Education

  • Ph.D "Optimal Ternary Linear Codes", Advisor Prof R. Hill, University of Salford, 2000
  • Ph.D University of Salford, 2000
  • First Class Honours degree Mathematics, University of Salford, 1997

Professional Experience

Teaching Experience:

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics - Washington and Lee University (2003)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics - University of Virginia (2001)
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics - University of Virginia (2001)

Courses Taught

Recently Taught:

  • Applied Calculus I
  • Calculus I
  • Calculus II
  • Calculus III
  • Calculus III (using Maple)
  • Coding Theory
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Engineering Mathematics I
  • Engineering Mathematics II
  • Fundamental Concepts of Mathematics
  • Introductory Statistics
  • Linear Algebra (using Maple)
  • Mathematical Modeling

Service

College Service:

  • Faculty Welfare Committee
    (August 2009 - June 2011)

Presentations

Selected Presentations

  • The non-existence of Codes related to Caps in PG. Jones, Christopher (talk, speech or lecture, invited)
    Washington and Lee Work in Progress lecture
    (September 2002)
  • Caps and Codes. Jones, Christopher (talk, speech or lecture, invited)
    Invited Speaker - San Diego State University

Presentation

  • An introduction to Coding Theory. Jones, Christopher (invited)
    Washington and Lee University
    (April 2001)
  • Optimal linear Codes. Jones, Christopher (talk, speech or lecture, invited)
    University of Glamorgan
    (November 1999)
  • The non-existence of Ternary linear codes. Jones, Christopher (talk, speech or lecture, invited)
    British Combinatorial Conference
    University of Kent
    (July 1999)
  • Optimal Ternary Linear Codes. Jones, Christopher (talk, speech or lecture, invited)
    10th Postgraduate Combinatorial Conference
    Royal Holloway College
    (April 1999)

Seminar

  • Solving the Enigma. Jones, Christopher (talk, speech or lecture)
    Graduate student seminar
    (March 2002)
  • Caps and Codes - Graduate Student Seminar. Jones, Christopher (talk, speech or lecture, invited)
    University of Virginia
    (October 2000)

Publications

Honors, Awards & Grants

Awards: 
  • British EPSRC research grant -
  • NSF grant for conference of Coding Theory and Quantum Computing -