I currently research high-speed interconnects for use in supercomputing. Previously, I focused on philosophy and cognitive science. Outside of these areas, I spend my time hiking in the beautiful wild places of New Mexico.

You can find my CV here, and my Google Scholar page here.

Selected publications or manuscripts are given below.

Schonbein, W., Levy, S, Marts, W.P., Dosanjh, M.G.F., Grant, R.E. (2020) 'Low-Cost MPI Multithreaded Message Matching Benchmarking', High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC 2020), forthcoming [pdf]
Grant, R.E., Schonbein, W., Levy, S. (2020) 'RaDD Runtimes: Radical and Different Distributed Runtimes with SmartNICs', Fourth Annual Workshop on Emerging Parallel and Distributed Runtime Systems and Middleware (IPDRM), forthcoming [pdf]
Schonbein, W., Grant, R.E., Dosanjh, M.G.F., Arnold, D. (2019) 'INCA: In-Network Compute Assistance', Proceedings of the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis (SC'19), pp. 1-13, doi: 10.1145/3295500.3356153 [pdf]
Marts, W.P., Dosanjh, M.G.F., Schonbein, W., Grant, R.E., Bridges, P.G. (2019) 'MPI tag matching performance on ConnectX and ARM', Proceedings of the 26th European MPI Users Group Meeting, pp. 1-10, doi: 10.1145/3343211.3343224 [pdf]
Dosanjh, M.G.F., Schonbein, W., Grant, R.E., Bridges, P.G., Ghazimirsaeed, S.M. (2019) 'Fuzzy matching: hardware accelerated MPI communication middleware', 2019 19th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGRID), pp. 210-220, doi: 10.1109/CCGRID.2019.00035 [pdf]
Levy, S., Ferreira, K.B., Schonbein, W., Grant, R.E., Dosanjh, M.G.F., (2019) 'Using Simulation to Examine the Effect of MPI Message Matching Costs on Application Performance', Parallel Computing, Volume 84, May 2019, pp. 63-74 [pdf]
Schonbein, W. (2018) 'Community structure and natural kinds', unpublished manuscript [pdf]
Dosanjh, M.G.F., Grant, R.E., Schonbein, W., Bridges, P.G., (2018) 'Tail queues: A multi-threaded matching architecture', Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, e5158 [pdf]
Schonbein, W., Dosanjh, M.G.F., Grant, R.E., Bridges, P.G. (2018) 'Measuring multi-threaded message matching misery', Euro-Par 2018: Parallel Processing, Turin, Italy, pp. 480-491 [pdf]
Dosanjh, M.G.F., Ghazimirsaeed, S.M., Grant, R.E., Schonbein, W., Levenhagen, S.M., Bridges, P.G., and Afsafi, A. (2018) 'The Case for Semi-Permanent Cache Occupancy' Proceedings of the International Conference on Parallel Processing, pp. 1-10 [pdf]
Schonbein, W. (2014) 'Varieties of analog and digital representation', Minds & Machines, DOI 10.1007/s11023-014-9342-x [pdf]
Schonbein, W. (2012) 'Inspirational anchors: minimal computational models in cognitive science', Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence. 24 (3): 385-400
Schonbein, W. (2012) 'The linguistic subversion of mental representation', Minds & Machines, DOI: 10.1007/s11023-012-9275-1 [pdf]
Schonbein, W. (2010) 'Can computational simulations of language emergence support a 'use' theory of meaning?' Philosophical Psychology, 23(1): 59-74 [pdf]
Schonbein, W. (2005) 'Cognition and the power of continuous dynamical systems', Minds & Machines, 15(1): pp. 57-71 [pdf]