Selected Papers are in Bold

 

J5

In Press

Thomas Wu, Jordi Mondria, Yi Zhang, The Determinants of International Investment and Attention Allocation: Using Internet Search Query Data, Journal of International Economics Elsevier

J4

2009

Yun Chi, Shenghuo Zhu, Hino K, Yihong Gong, Yi Zhang, iOLAP: A Framework for Analyzing the Internet, Social Networks, and Other Networked Data, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia 11/3, 372-382

J3

2008

Yi Zhang, Wei Xu, Fast Exact Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Mixture of Language Models, Information Processing and Management: an International Journal 44/3, 1076-1085, ELSEVIER

J2

2008

Sung Kim, Jim Whitehead, Yi Zhang, Classifying Software Changes: Clean or Buggy?, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 34/2, 181-196, IEEE

J1

2008

Yi Zhang, Complex Adaptive Filtering User Profile Using Graphical Models, Information Processing and Management: an International Journal 44/6, 1886-1900, ELSEVIER  

Book Chapters

B3

2009

Moritz Stefaner, Sébastien Ferré, Saverio Perugini, Jonathan Koren, Yi Zhang, User Interface Design, In Giovanni Maria Sacco and Yannis Tzitzikas, editors, Dynamic Taxonomies and Faceted Search, Berlin Heidelberg, Springer, 75-112

B2

2009

Yi Zhang, Adaptive Information Filtering, In Mehran Sahami and Ashok Srivastava, editors, Text Mining: Classification, Clustering, and Applications, Chapman & Hall/CRC Press  

B1

2003

Y. Zhang, J. Callan, An unbiased generative model for setting dissemination thresholds, In W. B. Croft and J. Lafferty, editors, Language Modeling for Information Retrieval, Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 189-218  

Conference Proceedings

C38 2015 Qi Zhao, Yi Zhang, Daniel Friedman, Fangfang Tan, E-commerce Recommendation with Personalized Promotion, ACM Conference on Recommender Systems, 2015
C37 2015 Peng Jiang, Yadong Zhu, Yi Zhang, Quan Yuan, Life-stage Prediction for Product Recommendation in E-commerce, ACM SIGKDD 2015
C36 2015 Kai Lu, Lanbo Zhang, Yi Zhang, Exploiting User and Business Attributes for Personalized Business Recommendation, ACM SIGIR 2015
C35 2015 Yongfeng Zhang, Min Zhang, Yi Zhang, Guokun Lai, Yiqun Liu, Honghui Zhang, Shaoping Ma, Daily-Aware Personalized Recommendation based on Feature-Level Time Series Analysis, Proceedings of the 24th Interantioanl Conference on World Wide Web, WWW 2015

C34

2013

Jian Wang, Yi Zhang, Opportunity Model for E-commerce Recommendation: Right Product, Right Time. To appear in Proceedings of the 36th ACM SIGIR Conference

C33

2013

Jian Wang, Yi Zhang, Christian Posse, Anmol Bhasin, Is It Time For a Career Switch? To appear in Proceedings of 23rd International World Wide Web Conference

C32

2012

Lanbo Zhang, Yi Zhang, Summarizing Highly Structured Documents for Effective Search Interaction, In proceedings of the 35th ACM SIGIR Conference

C31

2012

Sarah Tyler, Yi Zhang, Multi-Session Re-Search: In Pursuit of Repetition and Diversification, In Proceedings of 21th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (short paper, CIKM)

C30

2012

Yunfei Chen, Lanbo Zhang, Aaron Michelony, Yi Zhang, 4Is of Social Bully Filtering: Identity; Inference; Influence and Intervention, In Proceedings of 21th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (demo paper, CIKM)

C29

2011

Jian Wang, Yi Zhang, Utilizing Marginal Net Utility for Recommendation in E-commerce, In Proceedings of the 34th ACM SIGIR Conference (Full paper, 19.8%)

C28

2011

Lanbo Zhang, Yi Zhang, Filtering Semi-Structured Documents Based on Faceted Feedback, In Proceedings of the 34th ACM SIGIR Conference (Full paper, 19.8%)

C27

2011

Hungyu Lin, Yi Zhang, James Davis, Best Document Selection Based on Approximate Utility Optimization, In Proceedings of the 34th ACM SIGIR Conference (Poster, 32.5%)

C26

2011

Jie Liu, Jimeng Chen, Yi Zhang, Yalou Huang, Learning Conditional Random Fields with Latent Sparse Features for Acronym Expansion Finding. Proceedings of 20th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM)

C25

2011

Qianli Xing, Yi Zhang, Lanbo Zhang, On Bias Problem in Relevance Feedback. Proceedings of 20th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM, poster presentation).

C24

2010

Jie Liu, Kai Yu, Yi Zhang, Yalou Huang: Training Conditional Random Fields Using Transfer Learning for Gesture Recognition. Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Data Mining 2010

C23

2010

Lanbo Zhang, Yi Zhang, Interactive User Profile Initialization based on Faceted Feedback, Proceedings of the 33rd ACM SIGIR Conference, ACM 16.7% acceptance rate  

C22

2010

Lanbo Zhang, Yi Zhang, Discriminative Factored Prior Model for Personalized Content-Based Recommendation, Proceedings ACM CIKM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management

C21

2010

Sarah Tyler, Jian Wang, Yi Zhang, Utilizing Refinding for Personalized Information Retrieval, Proceedings of ACM CIKM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management

C20

2010

Shawn Wolf, Yi Zhang, Interaction and Personalization of Criteria in Recommender Systems. Proceedings of User Modeling, User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization Conference, Springer 20+% acceptance rate  [data]

C19

2010

Yize Li, Yi Zhang, Jiazhong Nie, Bingqing Wang, Baoshi Yan, Fuliang Weng, Contextual Recommendation based on Text Mining, The 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistic

C18

2010

Xing Xing, Yi Zhang, Mei Han, Query Difficulty Prediction for Contextual Image Retrieval, European Conference on Information Retrieval, UK,  presented as a poster (34% accepted, accepted as posters),  

C17

2009

Sarah Tyler, Shenghuo Zhu, Yun Chi, YI Zhang, Ordering Innovators and Laggards for Product Categorization and Recommendation, Proceedings of the third ACM conference on Recommender systems, ACM, 29-36 17% acceptance rate  

C16

2009

Shawn Wolf, Yi Zhang, User-Centric Multi-Criteria Information Retrieval, Proceedings of the 32nd international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval, ACM, 818-819 presented as a poster  

C15

2008

Qiaozhu Mei, Yi Zhang, Automatic Web Tagging and Person Tagging Using Language Models, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (The Fourth International Conference on Advanced Data Mining And Applications), Berlin / Heidelberg, Springer, 5139/2008, No 741-748

C14

2008

Sarah Tyler, Yi Zhang, Open Domain Recommendation: Social networks and collaborative filtering, Lecture Notes In Artificial Intelligence Proceedings of the 4th international conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications, Springer, 5139, 330-341

C13

2008

Junhai Luo, Xue Liu, Yui Zhang, Danxia Ye, Zhong Xu, Fuzzy Trust Recommendation Based on Collaborative Filtering for Mobile Ad-hoc Networks, 33rd Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks   

C12

2008

Yun Chi and Shenghuo Zhu and Yihong Gong, Probabilistic Polyadic Factorization and Its Application to Personalized Recommendation, ACM 17th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, ACM,  17% accepted  

C11

2008

Jonathan Koren, Yi Zhang, Personalized Interactive Faceted Search, Proceedings of the 17th International World Wide Web Conference,  11% accepted  [data]

C10

2007

Yi Zhang, Jonathan Koren, Efficient Bayesian Hierarchical User Modeling for Recommendation Systems, In Proceedings of the 30st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, New York, ACM, 47 - 54 17.5% accepted  

C9

2007

Yi Zhang, Wei Xu, Fast Exact Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Mixture of Language Models, poster, Proceedings of the 30st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (2007)

C8

2007

Zuobing Xu, Ram Akella, Yi Zhang, Incorporating Diversity and Density in Active Learning for Relevance Feedback, 22% accepted, Lecture Notes on Computer Science (Proceedings of the European Conference on Information Retrieval), Springer, New York, 22% accepted  (2007)

C7

2006

Philip Zigoris, Yi Zhang, Bayesian Adaptive User Profiling with Explicit & Implicit Feedback, ACM Fifteenth Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, 15% accepted   (2006) [data]

C6

2006

A. Srivastava, R. Akella, V. Diev, S. Preethi, D. McIntosh, E. Pontikakis, Z. Xu, Y. Zhang, "Enabling the Discovery of Recurring Anomalies in Aerospace Problem Reports using High-Dimensional Clustering Techniques, IEEE Aerospace Conference,    

C5

2005

Y. Zhang, J. Callan, Combining Multiple Forms of Evidence while Filtering, In Proceedings of Human Language Technology Conference and Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Vancouver,  31.6% accepted  

C4

2004

Y. Zhang, Using Bayesian Priors to Combine Classifiers for Adaptive Filtering, In Proceedings of the 27th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, United Kingdom,  22% accepted  

C3

2003

Y. Zhang, W. Xu, J. Callan, Exploration and Exploitation in Adaptive Filtering Based on Bayesian Active Learning, In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Machine Learning,  32% accepted  

C2

2002

Y. Zhang, J. Callan, T. Minka, Novelty and Redundancy Detection in Adaptive Filtering, In Proceedings of the 25th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval,  20% accepted  (Best Paper Award) [data]

C1

2001

Y. Zhang, J. Callan, Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Filtering Thresholds, In Proceedings of the 24th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval,  23% accepted  

Other Research Papers

O14

2009

[Workshop paper] Sarah Tyler, Yi Zhang, Exploring Collaborative Filtering for Sponsored Search, Information Retrieval and Advertising Workshop in ACM SIGIR,  

O13

2009

[Workshop paper] Jesse Kirchner, Justin Nuger, Yi Zhang An Extensible Crosslinguistic Readability Framework, Second Workshop on Building and Using Comparable Corpora: from Parallel to Non-parallel Corpora in ACL/IJCNLP Conference, Singapore,

O12

2009

[Special Publication] Lanbo Zhang, Yi Zhang, Jadiel de Arma, Kai Yu UCSC at Relevance Feedback Track, Proceedings of the 17th Text REtrieval Conference (TREC), National Institute of Standard Technologies,    

O11

2009

Ethan Zhang, Yi Zhang Standard Effectiveness Measures, Ling Liu, M. Tamer Özsu, Encyclopedia of Database Systems, Springer, 2776-2779  INVITED 

O10

2007

[Workshop] Ergin Elmacioglu, Min-Yen Kan, Dongwon Lee, Yi Zhang Web Based Linkage, Proceedings of Workshop on Web Information and Data Management,  25% accepted  

O9

2007

[Invited Keynote Speech] Personalized Proactive Information Retrieval with Bayesian Graphical Models,   INVITED 

O8

August 2007

[Workshop paper] Jonathan Koren, Yi Zhang, Sasha Ames, Carlos Maltzahn, Ethan Miller Searching and Navigating Petabyte Scale File Systems Based on Facets, Proceeding of 2007 ACM Petascale Data Storage Workshop (PDSW 07 at SuperComputing07),    

O7

2006

[Workshop Papers] P. Zigoris, D. Eads, Y. Zhang Unsupervised Learning of Tree Alignment Models for Information Extraction, In the Workshop on Mining Structured Data, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, Hong Kong,    

O6

2006

[Workshop Papers] H. Jie, Y. Zhang "Personalized Faceted Query Expansion," In the Workshop on Faceted Search at ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Seattle,    

O5

2003

[Workshop Paper] B. Dom, I. Eiron, A. Cozzi, Y. Zhang "Graph-Based Ranking Algorithms for E-mail Expertise Analysis," In Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Workshop in ACM SIGMOD Conference,    

O4

2002

[Special Publication] K. Collins-Thompson, P. Ogilvie, Y. Zhang, J. Callan "Information filtering, novelty detection, and named-page finding," Proceedings of the 2002 Text Retrieval Conference.    

O3

2002

[Workshop Paper] Y. Zhang, W. Xu, J. Callan "Exact Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Word Mixtures," In Text Learning Workshop in International Conference on Machine Language,    

O2

2001

[Special Publication] Y. Zhang, J. Callan "The bias problem and language models in adaptive filtering," In Proceedings of the 2001 Text Retrieval Conference.    

O1

2000

[Special Publication] Y. Zhang, J. Callan "Y Filter at TREC-9," In Proceedings of the 9th Text Retrieval Conference,    

PhD1

08/2005

[Ph.D. Dissertation] Y. Zhang "Bayesian Graphical Model for Adaptive Information Filtering, Ph.D. Dissertation, Carnegie Mellon University,    

TechReport

1999

Wei Xu, Yi Zhang, Building Language Model Using Error-Correcting Output Codes, Carnegie Mellon University, (First paper on Neural Network for Language Models. A later version based on this work is published on ICLSP 2000)