Member since Dec '10

Working languages:
Dutch to French
English to French
Spanish to French

philippe vandevivere
PhD Biotech & process engineer

chassiers, Rhone-Alpes, France
Local time: 23:25 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: French Native in French
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Specializes in:
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
Science (general)Architecture
Energy / Power GenerationConstruction / Civil Engineering
Poetry & Literature

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 372, Questions answered: 280, Questions asked: 255
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Check
Experience Years of translation experience: 10. Registered at ProZ.com: Nov 2010. Became a member: Dec 2010.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
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Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint
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Bio
Born and raised in Belgium, where I graduated as "Ingénieur agronome" in 1987. Later lived and worked 10 yrs in USA (PhD in Bio-Sciences), 4 yrs in Latin America and 6 yrs in Flanders & Netherlands.

Career up to 2010 dedicated to Environmental Biotechnology, initially as scientific researcher in academia, then as process engineer in the private sector. That is 20 years of crafting professional reports and publishing research in English mostly (including graduate level UK textbook), but also in Spanish and Dutch.

My core skill has always been writing, kneading sentences that are easy and pleasant to read, and that convey clear and accurate information. Full time translator since 2010.
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: 388
PRO-level pts: 372


Top languages (PRO)
Dutch to French155
English to French107
Spanish to French70
French to English28
Spanish to English12
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering147
Other82
Bus/Financial43
Law/Patents41
Medical23
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Mechanics / Mech Engineering32
Engineering (general)28
Construction / Civil Engineering25
Finance (general)23
Law: Contract(s)21
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters20
Human Resources19
Pts in 31 more flds >

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Keywords: french, spanish, english, dutch, sciences


Profile last updated
Feb 14



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