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Michael F.

Dayton, OH

$40/hr

I'll help you succeed in science and math!

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Very Patient!
— Lori , Shreveport, LA on 6/5/15

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Michigan State University
Physics
Air Force Institute of Technology
Master's

Education

Michigan State University (Physics)

Air Force Institute of Technology (Master's)

About Michael

Hi, my name is Mike. I'd love to help you get your grades up, or just get a better understanding of material you are struggling with! I tutored for many years at a "Math Resource Center" where students from all over campus would come in and get help with any kind of math problem. This has been great experience because it has allowed me to learn effective ways of teaching... I have definitely learned what works (and what doesn't!) My schedule is fairly flexible and I try my best to work around the time you have available, whether it's 6am or 10pm.

In addition to working at the Math Lab, I instructed Physics labs throughout undergrad and have several publications relating to nuclear detectors. Throughout my days at Michigan State I was employed by the National Superconducting Lab and was responsible for 3D designs of nuclear particle accelerators; this was an awesome experience and got me very involved with: electronics, chemistry, physics, computer programming and engineering. I immediately transitioned into grad school and got my Master's in Nuclear Engineering (while getting my pilot's license/instrument rating at the same time). I stay busy but I'm very passionate about learning and helping others to learn. Tutoring is especially fun because it keeps me "on my toes" and helps me to stay engaged with what is being taught in the math/science field.

Bottom line: If you are struggling, let's tackle the problem early!
Hi, my name is Mike. I'd love to help you get your grades up, or just get a better understanding of material you are struggling with! I tutored for many years at a "Math Resource Center" where students from all over campus would come in and get help with any kind of math problem. This has been Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Dayton, OH 45429
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Very Patient!"

- Lori , Shreveport, LA on 6/5/15
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Differential Equations, Discrete Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Statistics, Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physical Science, Physics
Computer:
MATLAB
Business:
GRE
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Chemistry, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, AFOQT,
ASVAB, GED, GRE, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Statistics

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AFOQT

I have taken the AFOQT and scored in the 90s on each subject area of the AFOQT. The test determines that the member is qualified to be an officer in the U.S. Military. In addition, the test has components testing an applicant's knowledge of piloting and navigational skills. I am currently employed as an officer in the U.S Air Force and I have an instrument pilot's license.

MATLAB

I've got over 3 years of extensive use in MATLAB. I've written over 100k lines of code and compiled over 100 simulations for my graduate research. I also have experience in Simulink, which is a visual interface for MATLAB and shares a lot of the same infrastructure.

Michigan State University
Physics
Air Force Institute of Technology
Master's

Education

Michigan State University (Physics)

Air Force Institute of Technology (Master's)

Very Patient! — My 15 yr old son says that Michael explains things on a level that he can finally grasp after struggling this past year in Algebra 1. ...

— Lori , Shreveport, LA on 6/5/15

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Michael will travel within 25 miles of Dayton, OH 45429.

Background Check Status for Michael F.

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