I have taught private lessons to 6-9th-grade students back in Norway. I work as a Scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR).
I have expertise in sequential data assimilation, particularly the ensemble Kalman filter, ensemble smoothers, and optimal interpolation. I am interested in applying these schemes to state-parameters estimation problems for geoscience application. (read more)
...Sometimes, I also do the problems along with the student to see what different ways, if any, there are to answer the same problem. I also like working 1-on-1 because I want to achieve a trusting relationship with each student. Personally, I enjoy getting involved with non-profit organizations. (read more)
...My philosophy on tutoring in math is to get the student to reach the understanding of math concepts in their own terms. I do not believe in giving simple answers to students or doing the work for them. I believe when a student understands why math works the way it does, then the student understands math concepts better. (read more)
I am a Ph.D student in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Colorado State University (CSU) currently. Before coming to CSU, I got my bachelor's degree at a famous university in China that specially cultivates middle school and high school teachers. My major was mathematics, and I got a teacher's certificate in China. (read more)