Member since Feb '07

Working languages:
Russian to English
Church Slavonic to English

Andrew Sabak
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Fairmont, WV, United States
Local time: 01:42 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: English (Variant: US) Native in English
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, MT post-editing, Desktop publishing
Specializes in:
Business/Commerce (general)Computers (general)
Computers: Systems, NetworksIT (Information Technology)
Mathematics & StatisticsPhysics

Russian to English - Rates: 0.11 - 0.13 USD per word / 35 - 45 USD per hour
Church Slavonic to English - Rates: 0.11 - 0.13 USD per word / 35 - 45 USD per hour
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 312, Questions answered: 273, Questions asked: 45
Blue Board entries made by this user  21 entries

Payment methods accepted PayPal, Skrill, Wire transfer, Check, Money order | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Christ the Savior Orthodox Seminary
Experience Years of experience: 35. Registered at Feb 2007. Became a member: Feb 2007.
Credentials Russian to English (American Translators Association, verified)
Memberships ATA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Professional practices Andrew Sabak endorses's Professional Guidelines.
(USA) 304-612-4520


Areas of interest in which I have translated:
  • Mathematics and statistics
  • Physics
  • Computers
  • Electronics
  • Physical sciences
  • Engineering
  • Patents, trademarks, and copyrights
  • Contracts
  • Business and Finance
  • History


Books Translated
  • New textbook Fundamentals of Metrology / A Modern Course by Dr. Anatoly Fridman, St. Petersburg, being published January 2012 in the USA and listed on under my name as translator:
  • Reference book Artificial Minds by Dr. Aleksandr L. Shamis, Moscow, affiliated with the Russian Academy of Sciences This was published in 2010 in Russia:
    Artificial Intelligence
  • Reference book Research on Chemical Lasers by Dr. Orayevsky, Lebedev Institute of Physics, Moscow, published 1992 in the USA and listed on under my name as translator.
    Chemical Lasers
  • Reference book in history Encyclopedia of Sub-Carpathian Rus' by Dr. Ivan Pop, past editor of the USSR Academy of Science journal Slavjanovedenije.


Studied Russian 4 years at MIT (while double-majoring in Mathematics and Computer Science) 1967-1971. Also MS degree in Computer Science, 1980.

Studied Church Slavonic at an Orthodox seminary 1971-1975, and have also translated many pages for church needs (unpublished).

Extensive past experience with publisher of Soviet journal translations until 1991, specializing in math and physics (Plenum Publishing). Was also contract translator with JPRS, and have done translation jobs for other agencies and companies.

Translated book "Research on Chemical Lasers" from Lebedev Institute of Physics, listed on under my name as translator.

Have translated and am soon to print a 500-page reference book in Carpatho-Russian history and culture. I also edited 1983-1989 a small monthly bilingual (Russian/English) newsletter.

I have translated many Russian webpages into English (preserving all html), especially for Orthodox Church and pro-life organizations in Russia.

Windows XP/7; Linux; networked

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: 316
PRO-level pts: 312

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Keywords: mathematics, physics, computers, science, engineering, technical, patents, business, finance, accounting, financial, Church Slavonic, Orthodox theology, history, Carpatho-Russian

Profile last updated
Apr 9, 2018

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