Dr. Jeffrey Braidon Hood


Mathematics » Associate Professor

Contact Informationjeffrey.hood@mwsu.eduMy WebsitesJeff's MSU Website 

InterestsComputational Mathematics, Algorithms, Engineering Mathematics, Inverse Problems, Differential Equations, Discrete Mathematics, Numerical Analysis, Image Processing, and Computational Linguistics. 
Semester  Course #  Section  Course Name  Location  Days / Times  
Details  Fall 2015  3573  101  Probability and Statistics  Bolin Hall 101  89:20 AM, TR 
Details  Fall 2015  3433  101  Differential Equations  Bolin Hall 109  1010:50AM, MWF 
Details  Fall 2015  1734  102  Calculus II  Bolin Hall 101  M 1212:50, TR, 1112:20 
Details  Fall 2015  1233  103  College Algebra  Bolin Hall 304  99:50AM, MWF 
Details  Spring 2015  3533  201  Numerical Analysis  Bolin Hall 109  9:3010:50 AM, TR 
Details  Spring 2015  2603  280  Mathematics for Thermodynamics  Bolin Hall 213  56:20PM, TR 
Details  Spring 2015  1534  202  PreCalculus  Bolin Hall 212  MTRF 1111:50AM 
Institution  Degree  Graduation Date 
Texas Tech University  Master of Science: Applied Mathematics  August 2002 
North Carolina State University  Doctor of Philosophy: Computational Mathematics  July 2005 
Texas Tech University  Bachelor of Science: Maj  Mathematics, Min  Comp. Sci.  May 2000 
Institution  Position  Start Date /  End Date 
OnBoard Software, Inc., Kelly A.F.B., San Antonio, TX  Software Designer  
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Texas Tech University,  Student Tutor  
Wind Science and Engineering Department, Texas Tech University  Software Designer  
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Texas Tech University  Teaching Assistant  
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Texas Tech University  Graduate PartTime Assistant  
CRSC, Department of Mathematics, NCSU  Graduate Research Assistant  
Department of Mathematics, Midwestern State University  Associate Professor of Mathematics 
Assisted with creation of illustrations for "Nonlinear Optimal Control Theory," by L.D. Berkovitz and N.G. Medhin, CRC Press 2013 S. Tomeï, J. Hood, C. Stringfellow, "Approximating Discrete Closed Curves using Cubic Curves," Proceedings of the International Society for Computers and their Applications 26th International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering (ISCA CAINE), Los Angeles, California, USA, September 2013 C. Stringfellow, R. Simpson, J.B. Hood, K. Enloe, Rr. Krasniqi, T. Ngo, and R. Keown, "Solving the Tjoint problem in reconstructing 2D objects," Proceedings of the International Conference on Imaging Theory and Applications, Angers, France, May 2010 H.T. Banks, J.B. Hood, N.G. Medhin, J.R. Samuels, "A stickslip/Rouse hybrid model for viscoelasticity in polymers," Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications, Volume 9, Issue 5, December 2008, pages 21282149 H.T. Banks, J.B. Hood, N.G. Medhin, "A molecular based model for polymer viscoelasticity: Intra and intermolecular variability," Applied Mathematical Modeling, Volume 32, Issue 12, December 2008, pages 27532767
C. Stringfellow, R. Simpson, H. Bui, Y. Peng, J.B. Hood, "Matching 2D Fragments of Objects," J.A. Staples, J.B. Hood, "Deparametrization of a Discrete Convex Corner Detection Algorithm," Proceedings 2008 Computers and Their Applications in Industry and Engineering (CAINE 2008), November 2008 J.B. Hood, Y. Peng, D. Sims, "Locating Convex Corner Points on Discrete Closed Curves," Proceedings 2007 International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, and Pattern Recognition, June 2007 H.T. Banks, J.B. Hood, N.G. Medhin, "A Stickslip/Rouse Hybrid Model", CRSC Technical Report CRSCTR0528, North Carolina State University, August 2005. H.T. Banks, J.B. Hood, N.G. Medhin, "Molecular Based Model for Polymer Viscoelasticity: Intramolecular Variability", CRSC Technical Report CRSCTR0439, North Carolina State University, December 2004 C.I. Byrnes, D.S. Gilliam, J.B. Hood, V.I. Shubov, "An Example of Output Regulation for a Distributed Parameter System with Infinite Dimensional Exosystem", Proceedings 15th International Conference on the Mathematical Theory of Networks and Systems (conference CDROM and at URL:http://www.nd.edu/~mtns/). C.I. Byrnes, D.S. Gilliam, J.B. Hood, V.I. Shubov, "Examples of Output Regulation for Distributed Parameter Systems with Infinite Dimensional Exosystem", Proceedings of 40th IEEE CDC, Dec. 2001, pp. 547548 Bortz, Guy, Holte, Hood, Kirkpatrick, Nguyen, Shimanovich, "Modeling HIV Infection Dynamics Using Delay Equations", Proceedings of the 2000 Industrial Mathematics Modeling Workshop for Graduate Students, CRSC Technical Report CRSCTR0024, North Carolina State University, October 2000 