Büro 001


Langenscheidt Fachwörterbuch Elektrotechnik und Elektronik: Englisch-Deutsch 5.0 (München: Langenscheid Fachverlag GmbH, 2007).


Ambler Thompson and Barry N. Taylor, Guide for the Use of the International System of Unit (SI) (Gaithersburg, MD: NIST, 2008).


I currently work with the following hardware:


  • Laptop 1


o   AMD A8-7814 Quad APU @ 2.20 GHz

o   16.0 GB RAM

o   15.6” screen

o   500 GB SSD

o   802.11bgn WLAN


  • Laptop 2


o   Intel® Premium® Dual CPU T3400 @ 2.16 GHz

o   3.0 GB RAM

o   15.4” screen

o   250 GB hard drive

o   802.11n WLAN


  • Samsung SCX-4623 series printer/scanner/fax
  • Panasonic model KX-TG6411G cordless telephone
  • Motorola quad-band GSM cell phone
  • Fujifilm Finepix A500 digital camera


A landline telephone and 10,000 kbit/s T-Online IP connection provides internet access. This Web site is hosted by www.proz.com.



My current translation-relevant software comprises:


  • WordFast Professional versions 3.4.9 and 4.9.5
  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • ABBYY PDF Transformer 2.0
  • CutePDF Professional 3.51
  • Windows VistaTM Home Premium, SP 2
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit version 1607
  • Winzip® 11.1


I use the following reference works in addition to online reference sources such as www.leo.org and www.dict.cc.


The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edn. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003).


R.M. Ritter, The Oxford Guide to Style (Oxford: OUP, 2002).


Merriam Webster´s Collegiate Dictionary, 2004, 11th edn. (Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, Inc., 2004).


Oxford English Dictionary, Second Edition on CD-ROM (v. © Oxford University Press 2009.