Working languages:
English to German

Carola F Berger
Expert translations by a PhD

Redwood City, California, United States
Local time: 00:13 PST (GMT-8)

Native in: German (Variant: Austrian) Native in German
User message
Expert Technical Translations by an ATA-Certified (EN>DE) PhD
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Training
Specializes in:
Telecom(munications)Science (general)
Nuclear Eng/SciMathematics & Statistics
IT (Information Technology)Energy / Power Generation
Computers: SoftwareAstronomy & Space

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Words translated: 7,836
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 32, Questions answered: 17
Payment methods accepted Check, Wire transfer, Money order, PayPal
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Glossaries CFB Scientific Translations
Experience Years of translation experience: 7. Registered at Feb 2011. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to German (ATA-Certification 503788)
Memberships ATA, NCTA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, AutoCAD, Indesign, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast
About me

Expert translations by a Stanford- and MIT-educated PhD

Highlights of Qualifications

Language Skills

  • German: native speaker, Austrian
  • English: near-native proficiency; ATA-certified (English into German)
  • Authored over 40 scientific publications in leading journals in English
  • Well-versed in technical and scientific terminology in English and in German
    with emphasis on physics, mathematics and computer software
  • Translated patents, technical proposals, user manuals, white papers, scientific texts, and books
  • Topics include semiconductor devices, renewable energy sources, electronics, bicycle components, packaging equipment, CNC tools, and other innovative topics
  • Assistant Administrator of the Science and Technology Division, American Translators Association (ATA)
  • Northern California Translators Association (NCTA)

Technical and Scientific Knowledge

  • PhD in physics (Stony Brook University, USA), Fulbright scholar
  • Diplom-Ingenieur (M.S.) in engineering physics (TU Graz, Austria)
  • 6 years of research and teaching experience in physics at Stanford and at MIT, USA
  • Completed courses in Java, Ajax, and Python at UC Santa Cruz, USA
  • Ongoing technical consulting for Edatec, an innovative engineering firm specializing in sanitary process systems


  • CAT Tools: SDL Trados Studio, WordFast Professional, MemSource
  • MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, OpenOce, LaTeX, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, AutoCAD, HTML, XML
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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: 36
PRO-level pts: 32

Top languages (PRO)
English to German24
German to English8
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
IT (Information Technology)8
Computers: Software4
Electronics / Elect Eng4
Engineering (general)4

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Keywords: patents, german, english, science, physics, mathematics, academic, software localization, mobile apps, iPhone, software, IT

Profile last updated
Jan 16

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