Michael Lambe is a professional Japanese-to-English translator with 6 years of experience working in diverse fields such as literature, history, philosophy, architecture, culture, tourism, marketing, finance, popular science, and IT. Michael is a fellow of the translation training fellowship at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva. There he translated patent abstracts and patentability reports in diverse fields such as biotechnology, medicine, electronics, mechanics, and telecommunications. He is also one of six contributors to Kyoto: A Literary Guide, a book of original translations, published by Camphor Press in July 2020.
Japan Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N1
Google IT Support Certificate
Masters in English Literature – Cambridge University, UK
Masters in Translation Studies – Dublin City University, Ireland
Below are some of the abstracts Michael translated during the WIPO fellowship. Click on each image to view the original Japanese text and his translation into English as published on the Patentscope database.