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Ashley Shields

Cloud Software Engineer

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​Ashley Shields is a cloud software engineer at Idaho National Laboratory, focused on machine learning, artificial intelligence and data science. Before joining the lab in November 2020 she had an internship that involved implementing machine learning techniques for critical infrastructure detection in remote imagery. She holds a master’s in geographic information science from Idaho State University and a bachelor’s in geology from California State University at Chico. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in geosciences at Idaho State University.​​


​B.S., Geology – California State University

M.S., Geographic Information Science – Idaho State University

Ph.D. Geosciences – Idaho State University (In progress)

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​Data Science

Nuclear Safeguards

Digital Twins​

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