Working languages:
English to Russian
Russian to English
English (monolingual)

Vitaly Kisin
Physicist, huge translation experience

Bristol, England
Local time: 16:36 GMT (GMT+0)

Native in: Russian 
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Technical fields
- general physics,
- solids state physics,
- astrophysics,
- nuclear physics,
- physical chemistry,
- applied mathematics,
- TeX programming, editing, problem solving
- physical methods in geological prospecting
- computer applications
Sociology and politics of ethnic conflicts
- Middle Ages

Fifty-odd volumes on physics and technology translated from Russian into English for Cambridge University Press, North-Holland, IoPP, Academic Press, Kluwer, Springer, Plenum, Gordon & Breach, Adam Hilger, MIR and many dozens of papers for the review journal Russian Physics Uspekhi. Sociology materials for INASP, Caucasus Media Institute etc. Prospecting for rare metals documents for RTZ and Rio Tinto.

Simultaneous and consecutive interpretation at physics and technology conferences and meetings between 1980 and 2005.

Accompanying skills:
Refreshment courses of French and Italian via Bristol City Council in
C and Visual Basic courses via Bristil U in
Advanced TeX programming courses

I charge 8 to 10 p/word for translation (Russian -> English, English -> Russian) and £50/hour for consecutive interpretation
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 264
PRO-level pts: 260

Top languages (PRO)
Russian to English140
English to Russian113
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General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters46
Science (general)40
Engineering (general)38
IT (Information Technology)16
Mathematics & Statistics12
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Keywords: general physics, solid physics, astrophysics, nuclear physics, applications, x-ray interferometry and optics, physical chemistry, etnhic, conflicts, publishing Caucasus, politics, TeX, voiceover

Profile last updated
Dec 15, 2010

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