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Gediminas Adomavicius

Professor of Information and Decision Sciences
Carolyn I Anderson Professorship in Business Education Excellence

Gedas Adomavicius is an associate professor in the Department of Information and Decision Sciences at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota. His general research interests revolve around computational techniques for aiding decision-making in information-intensive environments and include personalization technologies, knowledge discovery and data mining, and electronic market mechanisms. His current research deals with next generation recommender systems and real-time bidder support in complex auction mechanisms. He has published in several leading academic journals, including "Management Science", "Information Systems Research", "Management Information Systems Quarterly", "IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering", "ACM Transactions on Information Systems", and "Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery". He received the National Science Foundation CAREER award in 2006 for his research on personalization technologies. He currently serves on the editorial boards of "Information Systems Research" and "INFORMS Journal on Computing". At the Carlson School, he teaches in the undergraduate, MBA, and PhD programs.

Related Publications

"Toward the Next Generation of Recommender Systems: A Survey of the State-of-the-Art and Possible Extensions," G. Adomavicius and A. Tuzhilin, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (2005).

"Personalization Technologies: A Process-Oriented Perspective," G. Adomavicius and A. Tuzhilin, Communications of the ACM (2005).

"Incorporating Contextual Information in Recommender Systems Using a Multidemensional Approach," G. Adomavicius, R. Sankaranarayanan, S. Sen, and A. Tuzhilin, ACM Transactions on Information Systems (2005).


  • Computational techniques in information-intensive environments
  • Prsonalization technologies
  • Data mining
  • Next-generation recommender systems
  • Real-time bidder support in complex auction mechanisms