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The Best Physics Tutors in San Mateo, CA

43 San Mateo private Physics tutors / Find the best local Physics tutor in San Mateo

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Pankaj T.
100/hour

Expertise In Solving Differential Equations to Model Transistors

I have MS (Physics) and PhD (Electrical Engineering), along with research experience in developing Physics based SPICE Models of Semiconductor Transistors by analytically solving Non-Linear Partial Differential Equations, the... read more

100/hour
5.0 (12)
12 hours tutoring
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I have MS (Physics) and PhD (Electrical Engineering), along with research experience in developing Physics based SPICE Models of Semiconductor Transistors by analytically solving Non-Linear Partial Differential Equations, the... read more

John T.
80/hour

Passionate about teaching and learning

I came up here from Pasadena where I worked as a post doc and staff scientist at the California Institute of Technology. I have a PhD in Physics from Dalhousie University with more than five years (1000's of hours) of experience... read more

80/hour
5.0 (71)
292 hours tutoring Physics out of 293 hours
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I came up here from Pasadena where I worked as a post doc and staff scientist at the California Institute of Technology. I have a PhD in Physics from Dalhousie University with more than five years (1000's of hours) of experience... read more

Jim L.
64/hour

Personable, effective English, Math and Science Tutor

I'm an expert in working with students to develop skills and to understand concepts. My expertise is especially strong in problem solving, and applying concepts to real world situations. I enjoy working with students. When my son was in college,... read more

64/hour
4.9 (1473)
673 hours tutoring Physics out of 4,765 hours
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I'm an expert in working with students to develop skills and to understand concepts. My expertise is especially strong in problem solving, and applying concepts to real world situations. I enjoy working with students. When my son was in college,... read more

Trevor K.
50/hour

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... read more

50/hour
5.0 (75)
55 hours tutoring Physics out of 154 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... read more

Francesca P.
57/hour

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... read more

57/hour
4.9 (740)
1,394 hours tutoring Physics out of 3,977 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... read more

Jeffrey M.
79/hour

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... read more

79/hour
4.9 (902)
647 hours tutoring Physics out of 3,330 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... read more

Sotirios K.
55/hour

Physics and Math tutor to help you reach your educational goals

... SAT Math, ACT Math, SAT Subject or GRE Subject (Math or Physics). I can help them with exams and homework assignments in AP Math or AP Physics 1, 2 and C. I can help them with most Physics and Math they will ever see at high school read more

55/hour
5.0 (964)
1,280 hours tutoring Physics out of 3,190 hours
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... SAT Math, ACT Math, SAT Subject or GRE Subject (Math or Physics). I can help them with exams and homework assignments in AP Math or AP Physics 1, 2 and C. I can help them with most Physics and Math they will ever see at high school read more

Oleg K.
52/hour

Online 2020 AMC AIME courses just started. Math, Physics, Chem AP

I entered Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology at age of 16, worked in all three settings as a scientist, universities (UC or Texas A&M), national laboratory and industrial research lab. rewarding research career I decided to... read more

52/hour
5.0 (2)
6 hours tutoring
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I entered Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology at age of 16, worked in all three settings as a scientist, universities (UC or Texas A&M), national laboratory and industrial research lab. rewarding research career I decided to... read more

Max L.
70/hour

Retired NASA research scientist

I graduated with an undergraduate degree in Physics from Cornell University and a PH.D. in Physics from Syracuse University. Following this I taught for two years at Drexel University in Philadelphia PA. I then had the opportunity to... read more

70/hour
5.0 (30)
58 hours tutoring Physics out of 58 hours
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I graduated with an undergraduate degree in Physics from Cornell University and a PH.D. in Physics from Syracuse University. Following this I taught for two years at Drexel University in Philadelphia PA. I then had the opportunity to... read more

Nick A.
85/hour

High-school Physics

Before earning my master's degree in mechanical engineering and my bachelor's degree with a technical depth in physics, I received a perfect 36 on my ACT Science portion and a 4 on the AP Physics C exam. I also placed 4th... read more

85/hour
4.9 (18)
21 hours tutoring Physics out of 228 hours
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Before earning my master's degree in mechanical engineering and my bachelor's degree with a technical depth in physics, I received a perfect 36 on my ACT Science portion and a 4 on the AP Physics C exam. I also placed 4th... read more

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