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The Best Physics Tutors in Palo Alto, CA

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Michael N.
75/hour

Mountain View, CA

Math State Champion loves helping others

I am a Naperville North High School and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graduate with a degree in Mathematics. I have extensive problem-solving experience including winning 1st place at the 2007 ICTM State Math Contest, qualifying for the... read more

75/hour
5.0 (1028)
3,920 hours tutoring
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I am a Naperville North High School and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign graduate with a degree in Mathematics. I have extensive problem-solving experience including winning 1st place at the 2007 ICTM State Math Contest, qualifying for the... read more

Michael D.
60/hour

Redwood City, CA

Math-Physics-Computer Help from a Skilled, Communicative Tutor

My PhD is in elementary particle physics, and I have extensive learning and teaching experience in the major areas of physics at up to the university graduate level. read more

60/hour
5.0 (89)
280 hours tutoring
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My PhD is in elementary particle physics, and I have extensive learning and teaching experience in the major areas of physics at up to the university graduate level. read more

Kevin F.
80/hour

Menlo Park, CA

Yale Graduate | Veteran SAT and ACT Tutor | 1570 SAT | 36 ACT

I received a 5/5 on AP Physics 1, 5/5 on AP Physics 2, 5/5 on AP Physics C Mechanics, and a 800/800 on the Physics Sat Subject Test. read more

80/hour
5.0 (32)
71 hours tutoring
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I received a 5/5 on AP Physics 1, 5/5 on AP Physics 2, 5/5 on AP Physics C Mechanics, and a 800/800 on the Physics Sat Subject Test. read more

Justin S.
50/hour

Hayward, CA

UC Davis Grad For Computer Science and Engineering

..., Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, and Discrete Mathematics •Completion of college level Chemistry and Advanced Physics... read more

50/hour
5.0 (34)
177 hours tutoring
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..., Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, and Discrete Mathematics •Completion of college level Chemistry and Advanced Physics... read more

Mehrdad B.
30/hour

Menlo Park, CA

Proficient in Math/Physics, PhD in electrical eng, power electronics

My name is Mehrdad, a husband and an engineer. I received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering with the focus of power system engineering from the University of Tehran, Iran, in 2010. I moved to Italy and I got my M.Sc. degree in energy... read more

30/hour
5.0 (33)
61 hours tutoring
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My name is Mehrdad, a husband and an engineer. I received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering with the focus of power system engineering from the University of Tehran, Iran, in 2010. I moved to Italy and I got my M.Sc. degree in energy... read more

Erol B.
65/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Score Higher: Rice Grad for Chem/Math/Phys/Bio/MCAT/SAT/GRE Tutoring

In addition to several years of tutoring Physics and teaching the hard sciences, I am a professional scientist with 10+ years of laboratory experience, a history of NIH-funded federal grants, peer-reviewed publications, and approved patents. read more

65/hour
5.0 (41)
107 hours tutoring
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In addition to several years of tutoring Physics and teaching the hard sciences, I am a professional scientist with 10+ years of laboratory experience, a history of NIH-funded federal grants, peer-reviewed publications, and approved patents. read more

Yevgeny K.
60/hour

Mountain View, CA

Long term experienced Math and Physics tutor with AP specialization

I have intensive and long tutoring experience. I have been tutoring all aspects of Math and Physics to students with different level of comprehension and having different goals. Many of them who felt poorly about Math or Physics... read more

60/hour
5.0 (5)
13 hours tutoring
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I have intensive and long tutoring experience. I have been tutoring all aspects of Math and Physics to students with different level of comprehension and having different goals. Many of them who felt poorly about Math or Physics... read more

Leon Z.
360/hour

Stanford, CA

Physics, math — Improve your scores greatly, quickly, and pleasantly!

I am experienced in tutoring high-school and college-level physics (including relativity and quantum mechanics at Stanford and Santa Clara University), in physics test prep (SAT Physics Subject test, AP Physics 1, and... read more

360/hour
5.0 (141)
800 hours tutoring
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I am experienced in tutoring high-school and college-level physics (including relativity and quantum mechanics at Stanford and Santa Clara University), in physics test prep (SAT Physics Subject test, AP Physics 1, and... read more

Brian C.
100/hour

Cupertino, CA

Ph.D. Theoretical Physicist teach Math and Science Concepts for Life

Physics is often more difficult than math. It requires some insights into the law of physics. You could acquire these insights either by yourself with some serious thinking and considerable amount of time or someone could give you... read more

100/hour
5.0 (178)
376 hours tutoring
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Physics is often more difficult than math. It requires some insights into the law of physics. You could acquire these insights either by yourself with some serious thinking and considerable amount of time or someone could give you... read more

Howard Z.
70/hour

Sunnyvale, CA

Passionate physics tutor

I have been tutoring physics since 2013 read more

70/hour
5.0 (219)
914 hours tutoring
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