Hi! This is Zhiqi Zhang.

Hi! This is Zhiqi Zhang. I am a Ph.D. candidate majoring in Supply Chain, Operations, and Technology at Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (WashU).

My research interests lie in platform operations, machine learning, causal inference, and so on. I am advised by Professor Dennis Zhang.

Education

  • Washington University in St. Louis, Ph.D. in Supply Chain, Operations, and Technology (2021 – 2026 expected)
  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University, B.Eng. in Industrial Engineering (2016 - 2020)
  • Yale University, Summer Session (Jul. 2018 - Aug. 2018)

Research Experience

  1. Deep Learning Based Causal Inference for Large-Scale Combinatorial Experiments: Theory and Empirical Evidence, with Zikun Ye, Dennis Zhang, Heng Zhang, Renyu Zhang, submitted.
    • Accepted by ACM Conference on Economics and Computation (EC) 2023.

Conference Talks

Deep Learning for Policy Targeting with Continuous Treatment

  • INFORMS Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, 2023

The Impact of Recommending High-quality Content on Consumption and Production on User-generated Content Platforms

  • POMS International Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2023

Deep Learning Based Causal Inference for Large-Scale Combinatorial Experiments: Theory and Empirical Evidence

  • Workshop on Empirical Research in Operations Management, The Wharton School, Philadelphia, PA, 2023
  • POMS International Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2023
  • INFORMS Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, 2022
  • POMS International Meeting, Virtual Conference, 2022

Teaching

  • SCOT 554 Operations Analytics, TA, SP 2023
  • MKT 680 A AI & Machine Learning for Business Applications, TA; FL 2022
  • SCOT 5704 Operations Management, TA; FL 2022
  • SCOT 500D Project Management, TA; FL 2022, SP 2023

Contacts

Email: z.zhiqi@wustl.edu