Member since May '10

Working languages:
Chinese to English

Hamish Young
Scientific Chinese Translation

Auckland, New Zealand
Local time: 12:40 NZST (GMT+12)

Native in: English Native in English
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Chemistry; Chem Sci/EngPatents
Science (general)Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)
Medical: PharmaceuticalsMedical (general)

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 108, Questions answered: 42, Questions asked: 3
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Check, PayPal
Translation education Graduate diploma - University of Auckland
Experience Years of experience: 13. Registered at Aug 2008. Became a member: May 2010. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials Chinese to English (University of Auckland, Faculty of Arts, Centre for Translation & Interpreting Studies, verified)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Hamish Young endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
I am a qualified translator and a highly educated native speaker of English with over five years of experience living and working in China. I have a scientific background, including a university degree in chemistry, and specialize in technical and academic translations, with extensive experience translating patents, research papers, national standards and clinical trials documentation.

I offer:

• Fast, reliable and accurate translations of Chinese (Simplified or Traditional) into natural flowing English, along with proofreading/editing services

• Outstanding command of the English language combined with a comprehensive understanding of Chinese language and culture

• Considerable scientific expertise, especially in fields related to chemistry, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology

• Competitive rates and excellent communication throughout projects

Please do not hesitate to email me at [email protected] for any queries
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: 108
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Top languages (PRO)
Chinese to English84
English to Chinese24
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Medical (general)16
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters12
IT (Information Technology)8
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Profile last updated
Jan 29

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