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Ralph J.

Aurora, CO

$40/hr

Retired aerospace engineer

Background check passed as of 8/14/13
Usually responds in about 8 hours

Retired aerospace engineer

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I have served as a US Air Force officer, taken part in various space satellite programs, operated a massively parallel signal-processing system in a heavily networked Unix environment, and taught various courses as an adjunct professor at a local four-year college. My teaching experience includes thermodynamics, heat transfer, statistical analysis of engineering measurements, logic circuits, process-control systems, programmable logic controllers, and Visual Basic.

Math:
ACT Math,
Algebra 1, Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English
Science:
Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Geometry, Physics,
Prealgebra, Precalculus, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT English,
ACT Math
Corporate Training:
Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ACT English

I have a Master's degree in aerospace engineering, and have written quality reports for many years.

ACT Math

I have a Master's degree in engineering, and have extensive math background.

Algebra 2

I'm a retired aerospace engineer and an occasional adjunct professor of engineering, and algebra has been in my toolbox for over fifty years!

Calculus

I'm an aerospace engineer with a calculus background stretching back to 1958, and have used it in teaching engineering as an associate professor.

Physics

I have a Master's degree in aerospace engineering, and physics is part of my toolbox.

Bach. EE, Georgia Tech, 1962
Electrical eng.
USAF Inst. of Technology, 1964
Master's

Education

Bach. EE, Georgia Tech, 1962 (Electrical eng.)

USAF Inst. of Technology, 1964 (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Ralph will travel within 20 miles of Aurora, CO 80017.


About Ralph

I have served as a US Air Force officer, taken part in various space satellite programs, operated a massively parallel signal-processing system in a heavily networked Unix environment, and taught various courses as an adjunct professor at a local four-year college. My teaching experience includes thermodynamics, heat transfer, statistical analysis of engineering measurements, logic circuits, process-control systems, programmable logic controllers, and Visual Basic.

Education

Bach. EE, Georgia Tech, 1962
Electrical eng.
USAF Inst. of Technology, 1964
Master's

Education

Bach. EE, Georgia Tech, 1962 (Electrical eng.)

USAF Inst. of Technology, 1964 (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Aurora, CO 80017

Ralph’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math,
Algebra 1, Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English
Science:
Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Geometry, Physics,
Prealgebra, Precalculus, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT English,
ACT Math
Corporate Training:
Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Ralph J.

Ralph J. passed a background check on 8/14/13. The check was ordered by Ralph through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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