Ben Screen studied for a degree in Welsh at the School of Welsh, Cardiff University, and was awarded a first class honours degree. His interest in translation technology started when he began working for Coleg Gwent through the GO Wales work scheme, where translation to Welsh was an important part of his work. After leaving university, he began work as a Trainee Translator, before returning to the School of Welsh to undertake a research project in the field of language technology and Welsh after being awarded a PhD research scholarship from the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol. Ben’s main research interests are the relationship between professional translation and translation technology as well as cognitive aspects of translation.
Ben Screen, ‘Effaith defnyddio Cofion Cyfieithu ar y broses gyfieithu: Ymdrech a chynhyrchiant wrth gyfieithu i’r Gymraeg’, Gwerddon, 23, March 2017, 10–35.