Technical Translation in Nuclear Energy: New Terms, Context, Equivalence
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Keywords

scientific and technical translation, Fukushima Daiichi accident, stress tests, post-Fukushima measures, safety upgrades, nuclear power plant

How to Cite

Malynovska, Y., Vlasenko, K., Ved, O., Kovalchuk, V., & Bodrova, I. (2016). Technical Translation in Nuclear Energy: New Terms, Context, Equivalence. Nuclear and Radiation Safety, (4(72), 71-72. https://doi.org/10.32918/nrs.2016.4(72).11

Abstract

The paper briefly outlines the theoretical concepts underlying scientific and technical translation such as equivalence and context. It emphasizes the importance of contextual knowledge essential for the translation of new terms that emerge in modern academic and technological society. The significance of extensive and comprehensive contextual knowledge is demonstrated by the example of two new concepts brought to light following the Fukushima Daiichi accident. The concepts and challenges associated with their translation are addressed in detail.

https://doi.org/10.32918/nrs.2016.4(72).11
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