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The Best Physics Tutors in San Mateo, CA

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Robin S.
60/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

#Get_the_concept_right

Ph.D. in Applied Physics from MIT. MS and B.S in Engineering. read more

60/hour
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Ph.D. in Applied Physics from MIT. MS and B.S in Engineering. read more

Leon Z.
360/hour

Near San Mateo, 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 AP Physics 2, (the old AP Physics B), and AP Physics... read more

360/hour
5.0 (173)
530 hours tutoring Physics out of 888 hours
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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 AP Physics 2, (the old AP Physics B), and AP Physics... read more

John G.
65/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Patient and Knowledgeable Math/Science Tutor

My qualifications: I studied a lot of math as a child and recently passed my Engineering Exam so I'm fresh on all these topics. I also tutor in this subject on a regular basis and have a lot of fun working through problems. Physics is quite boring and complicated when students see it as a subject to learn... read more

65/hour
5.0 (2)
3 hours tutoring
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My qualifications: I studied a lot of math as a child and recently passed my Engineering Exam so I'm fresh on all these topics. I also tutor in this subject on a regular basis and have a lot of fun working through problems. Physics is quite boring and complicated when students see it as a subject to learn... read more

Joseph D.
22/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Effective math learning, engineered to maximize your success!

I began tutoring calculus in 2011, and since then I have been dedicated to developing methods to help students excel in today's competitive learning environment. I prefer to develop learning programs to meet each student's unique needs as opposed to last minute stressful cram sessions. I consider myself a mentor,... read more

22/hour
4.8 (66)
20 hours tutoring Physics out of 230 hours
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I began tutoring calculus in 2011, and since then I have been dedicated to developing methods to help students excel in today's competitive learning environment. I prefer to develop learning programs to meet each student's unique needs as opposed to last minute stressful cram sessions. I consider myself a mentor,... read more

Justin S.
60/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

UC Davis Grad For Computer Science and Engineering

...Completion of math classes in: Calculus I-III, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, and Discrete Mathematics •Completion of college level Chemistry and Advanced Physics... read more

60/hour
5.0 (48)
3 hours tutoring Physics out of 316 hours
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...Completion of math classes in: Calculus I-III, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, and Discrete Mathematics •Completion of college level Chemistry and Advanced Physics... read more

Alan W.
145/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Experienced Teacher Ready to Help You Achieve Academic Excellence

Hi! I'm enthusiastic about helping young people become outstanding students by assisting with writing skills and tutoring in math and physics. I'm most interested in improving reasoning and communication skills essential for academic success. I prefer to work with families and students who value... read more

145/hour
5.0 (96)
13 hours tutoring Physics out of 146 hours
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Hi! I'm enthusiastic about helping young people become outstanding students by assisting with writing skills and tutoring in math and physics. I'm most interested in improving reasoning and communication skills essential for academic success. I prefer to work with families and students who value... read more

Jeffrey M.
69/hour

San Mateo, CA

Ph.D physicist w/ 20+ years tutoring experience in math and physics

I have loved physics, and the teaching of physics, since attending Lowell High School in San Francisco. My undergraduate major at University of California at Berkeley was Physics & Biology. In addition to my experience teaching physics as a grad student at SF State and the University of... read more

69/hour
4.9 (1019)
770 hours tutoring Physics out of 3,728 hours
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I have loved physics, and the teaching of physics, since attending Lowell High School in San Francisco. My undergraduate major at University of California at Berkeley was Physics & Biology. In addition to my experience teaching physics as a grad student at SF State and the University of... read more

Trevor K.
50/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Masters of Science in Physics, 2+ Years of Tutoring Experience

Physics describes the fundamental interactions between matter and energy, and offers methods to quantify and understand the underlying mechanism of the physical systems that we interact with every day. I am well versed in the subject of physics with calculus, from mechanics to electricity and... read more

50/hour
5.0 (75)
83 hours tutoring Physics out of 204 hours
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Physics describes the fundamental interactions between matter and energy, and offers methods to quantify and understand the underlying mechanism of the physical systems that we interact with every day. I am well versed in the subject of physics with calculus, from mechanics to electricity and... read more

Oleg K.
72/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Math (AMC8,10,12, AIME) Physics (f=ma) . AP any Math Physics Chem

I entered Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology at age of 16, worked in three settings as a National Lab (ANL) scientist, university teacher (UC or Texas A&M), and industrial researcher. I teach any HS, college Math, Physics, or Statistics and programming (SAS, SQL). I tutor teams for Math... read more

72/hour
4.9 (148)
76 hours tutoring Physics out of 444 hours
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I entered Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology at age of 16, worked in three settings as a National Lab (ANL) scientist, university teacher (UC or Texas A&M), and industrial researcher. I teach any HS, college Math, Physics, or Statistics and programming (SAS, SQL). I tutor teams for Math... read more

Francesca P.
60/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

College and High School Physics and Math

As my degree subject, Physics is my primary tutoring subject. I take a particular joy in teaching it with direct connections to a student's own experiences, using the world to make sense of the math, and using the math to make sense of the world. read more

60/hour
4.9 (951)
1,711 hours tutoring Physics out of 5,049 hours
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As my degree subject, Physics is my primary tutoring subject. I take a particular joy in teaching it with direct connections to a student's own experiences, using the world to make sense of the math, and using the math to make sense of the world. read more

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San Mateo Physics Tutors Cost $35 - 75 per hour on average

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