Publications By Publication Type,  By Year.

Book Chapters

  • Yong Zheng, Bamshad Mobasher, Robin Burke. “Emotions in Context-aware Recommender Systems“. In Book: Emotions and Personality in Personalized Services: Models, Evaluation and Applications (ISBN: 3319314114), pp. 311-326, Springer, 2016
  • Yong Zheng, Hanhua Lu, Yashi Wang, Lijuan Min, Shunyi Zhang, Yanfei Sun. “Next-Generation Service Delivery Platforms (NGSDPs): Cognitive Model”. In Book: Encyclopedia of Wireless and Mobile Communications, 2nd Edition, Vol. 2 (ISBN: 1466509562), pp. 1426-1442, CRC Press, 2012
  • Yong Zheng, Hanhua Lu, Yashi Wang, Lijuan Min, Shunyi Zhang, Yanfei Sun. “Overview of Cognitive NGSDP Model: An Intelligent System in View of APIS (Applications, Performance, Intelligence,and Security)”. In Book: Service Delivery Platforms: Developing and Deploying Converged Multimedia Services (ISBN: 1439800898), pp. 123-155, Auerbach Publications, CRC Press, 2011
  • Yong Zheng, Hanhua Lu, Yanfei Sun. “A Parallel Billing System Model”. In Book: The Distributed Computing and Algorighms for Business, Engineering and Sciences Book Series: v. 1 (ISBN: 1906560013), pp. 33-41, University of Greenwich AMCE Publishing, UK, 2009



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Edited Journal Special Issues and Conference/Workshop Proceedings

  • Yong Zheng, Li Chen, Markus Zanker. Track Editorial: “Track on Recommender Systems: Theory and Applications”, at ACM SIGAPP Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC’2017), April 3-7, 2017, Marrakech, Morocco [PDF]


Technical Reports


  • Chapter 11: Recommender Systems in Industry: A Netflix Case Study, In Book: edited by Francesco Ricci, et al., Recommender Systems Handbook Second Edition (推荐系统手册第二版), 2016 (To Appear)
  • Several book chapters In Book: edited by Hanhua Lu, et al., Framework and Application of Shared Information and Data (共享信息与数据框架及其应用; ISBN: 7115245118), Posts & Telecom Press, Beijing, China, December, 2010


  • Industry visit and talks at NPAW (Nice People At Work), Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain, March 31, 2017
  • Yong Zheng. “Classification: Supervised Learning”. Invited Talk at School of Applied Technology, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, USA, April, 2016
  • Yong Zheng. “Context-aware Recommendation: A Quick View”. Invited Talk at graduate student class CSC 480 – Artificial Intelligence, DePaul University, Chicago, USA, Feb 23, 2016
  • Yong Zheng. “When Contexts Meet Recommendations”. Invited Talk at Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University, New York, USA, Feb, 2016
  • Yong Zheng. “Matrix Factorization in Recommender Systems”. Invited Talk at graduate student class CSC 529 – Advanced Data Mining, DePaul University, Chicago, USA, Mar 4, 2015
  • Yong Zheng, Robin Burke, Bamshad Mobasher. “Context-aware Splitting Approaches: split users or split items?”. Research Colloquium, School of Computing, DePaul University, Chicago, USA, Sep 27, 2013
  • Yong Zheng, Robin Burke, Bamshad Mobasher. “Assist your decision-making in various situations: Differential Context Relaxation for Context-aware Recommendations”. Research Colloquium, School of Computing, DePaul University, Chicago, USA, Oct 5, 2012