As chief scientist, Stuart Staniford is responsible for fundamental research and core technology design at FireEye. He brings over two decades of experience as both a researcher and practitioner in computer intrusion detection. He has written a number of pioneering research papers and served as president of Invicta Consulting, principal scientist at Nevis Networks, and founder of Silicon Defense, a network intrusion detection company. Stuart holds a Ph.D. in Physics and a M.S. in Computer Science and Physics from the University of California, Davis and a B.S. in Mathematical Physics from the University of Sussex, UK.