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: ASUS PRO P756


o   Intel® Core™ i5-7200U dual core @ 2.50 GHz

o   8.0 GB RAM

o   17.3” screen

o   500 GB SSD

o   802.11bgn WLAN

o   Windows 10 Pro 64-bit versions 1703


  • Laptop 2: HP Probook 455


o   AMD A8-7410 quad core @ 2.20 GHz

o   16.0 GB RAM

o   15.6” screen

o   500 GB SSD

o   802.11bgn WLAN

o   Windows 10 Pro 64-bit version 1607


  • Speedport W 724V type A
  • 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 3.4.12 and 5.1.1
  • Microsoft Office 2016
  • ABBYY PDF Transformer 2.0
  • ABBYY Finereader 12 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader DC version 2017.012.20098
  • Norton Security Premium version
  • Eraser version 6.2
  • SUPERAntiSpyware version 6.0.1250
  • Spybot – Search & Destroy version 2.6
  • Thunderbird version 52.4.0


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.