Yicheng Song 宋一丞
I am an Assistant Professor of Information & Decision Sciences at Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. I received my doctoral degree in Information Systems from Questrom School of Business, Boston University Previously, I received B.S. from Wuhan University and Ph.D. of Computer Science from Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Personalized Recommender Systems
Consumer's Path to Purchase
Crowdfunding for Charity
Economic Structural Modeling
Yicheng Song, Nachiketa Sahoo, Shuba Srinivasan, Chrysanthos Dellarocas: Uncovering Characteristic Response Paths of a Population. INFORMS Journal on Computing 34(3):1661-1680 (2022).
Yicheng Song, Zhuoxin Li, Nachiketa Sahoo: Matching Returning Donors to Projects on Charitable Giving Platform. Management Science 68(1):355-375 (2022).
Yicheng Song, Nachiketa Sahoo, Elie Ofek: When and How to Diversify - A Multicategory Utility Model for Personalized Content Recommendation. Management Science. 65(8): 3737-3757 (2019).
Yicheng Song, Yongdong Zhang, Juan Cao, Jinhui Tang, Xingyu Gao, Jintao Li: A Unified Geolocation Framework for Web Videos. ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology 5(3): 49 (2014)
Yicheng Song, Yongdong Zhang, Juan Cao, Tian Xia, Wu Liu, JinTao Li: Web Video Geolocation by Geotagged Social Resources. IEEE Transactions on Multimedia 14(2): 456-470 (2012)
Zhineng Chen, Juan Cao, Tian Xia, Yicheng Song, Yongdong Zhang, Jintao Li: Web video retagging. Multimedia Tools Appl. 55(1): 53-82 (2011)
Honors and Awards
MABA Outstanding Teacher, Carlson School of Management, May 2022
Management Science Distinguished Service Awards, Sep 2021
MSI research grant, June 2021
PT MSBA Teacher of the Year, Carlson School of Management, Aug 2020
Adobe Faculty Research Award 2020, with Tianshu Sun, May 2020
Adviser of First Place Overall Team in Graduate Division, MinneMUDAC 2019 Data Challenge
MSBA Teacher of the Year, Carlson School of Management, May 2019
Adviser of First Place Overall Team in Graduate Division, MinneMUDAC 2018 Data Challenge
Winner of Best Paper Award, CIST 2018
NVIDIA GPU Grant, 2018 (Quadro P6000 GPU)
American Marketing Association-EBSCO Answers in Action Grant, 2017 ($7,500)
Hariri Graduate Fellowship, 2016 ($10,000)
Best Ph.D. Research Paper, 2015 Questrom School of Business Faculty Research Day
Winner of Best Paper Award, WITS 2014
Bei Wei Scholarships, 2011 (RMB 10,000)
Excellent Student Leader, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Science, 2009-2010
Merit Student, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Science, 2008-2009
Predictive Analytics (MSBA6420) Fall 17-Now
Data Modeling and Databases (IDSC3103) Fall 20-Now
Managing Data Resources (IS465) Spring 16