Norio Sugiyama is an English to Japanese self-employed translator for 16 years specializing in patent translation. He has a doctor's and a master's degree in crystalline materials science and a bachelor's degree in physics. He worked as a researcher in TiN film coating, an engineer in ion implanter technology, and an expert in patent specification drafting. He is the author of "Anote Konote no Tokkyo Honyaku," a Japanese language book of patent translation. He is currently serving as a committee member of "Nippon Intellectual Property Translation Association (NIPTA)" and is a first class examiner of the patent translation examination.
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