Stuart Baxley is a graduate research assistant in the University of Houston Networking Lab. Stuart's main research area is on building network systems with communications reliability and security. He works towards conducting protocol design and network function development that provide novel solutions to industry problems. Stuart received a B.S. degree in Physics and Chemistry in 2013,and recently completed his M.S. at the University of Houston where he will continue as a Ph.D. candidate in computer science with a focus on network communications.