Nadine A. Edwards

Nadine A. Edwards

Nadine A. Edwards is a patent specialist and Japanese>English translator and has been translating full- time since 2010. She began her career as a patent specialist for a large Japanese electronics manufacturer, conducting patent searches, filing for patents, and performing quality assurance for the company’s applications translated into English. She uses her background in computer science to translate all types of patent documentation and to create technical copy related to computer vision, optics, semiconductors, wireless communication, and energy storage.


What a Nightmare! Tackling Gnarly Terms in J>E Patent Translation

Neologisms, compound nouns, and field-specific compound verbs are some of the constructions that can leave even the most experienced patent translator scratching their head. This interactive session will provide some examples of these constructions as well as propose useful...