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Maury M.

Retired engineer - math whiz

Bowie, MD (20715)

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Maury's Tutoring Subjects

Approved subjects are in bold.
Math:
Actuarial Science
Algebra 1 more »
Algebra 2
Calculus more »
Discrete Math more »
Geometry
Linear Algebra
Prealgebra
Precalculus
Probability
SAT Math
Trigonometry
English:
English
Science:
Electrical Engineering more »
Computer:
MATLAB more »
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math
Homeschool:
Algebra 1 more »
Algebra 2
Calculus more »
English
Geometry
Prealgebra
Precalculus
SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ASVAB
SAT Math

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Algebra 1

I can help with Terms of algebra, Algebraic addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, Factors and factoring, Linear equations and their solutions and Quadratic Equations.

Calculus

I have used both differential and integral calculus in my work and got straight A's in all my math course in both undergraduate and graduate work at Drexel University and Caltech.

Discrete Math

I have taken graduate courses in Linear Algebra at both CalTech and Johns Hopkins and received an "A" grade in each. I have used linear algebra in my work as an electrical engineer for many years.

Electrical Engineering

I have a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Drexel University, a master's degree in electrical engineering from CalTech, and a master's degree in computer science from Johns Hopkins University. I teach a graduate course in electrical engineering (Microwave Systems and Components) at Johns Hopkins University.

I am now retired from working as an electrical engineer for 52 years at various companies.

MATLAB

As an electrical engineer for over 50 years, I have used MATLAB in my work for building and evaluating mathematical models of real systems. In addition, I am a part time professor at Johns Hopkins University where I've been teaching a course in Microwave Receiver design for over 20 years. MATLAB is used in the course to some extent.

MATLAB stands for Matrix Laboratory and involves the formulation of a problem in matrix terms. Matlab can handle vast amounts of input data and manipulate the data in accordance with the instructions that the user provides. It has amazing plotting capabilities with both 2-D and 3-D plots. It also provides a vast array of statistical functions including means, variances, medians, and modes of data sets. It can also generate random data from uniformly distributed and normally distributed random variables for use in monte carlo simulations.

There are a vast array of toolboxes available which amount to specialized software for computing in specialized areas such as statistics and signal processing.

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