Illinois ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices Homework Assignments (Fall 2009)

By Mohamed Mohamed

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign



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Homework assignments for the Fall 2009 teaching of Illinois ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices.

This set of homework assignments use the tool Illinois Solid State Electronic Devices Classes Tools .


The homework materials presented here was part of Illinois ECE 440 course taught by Professors:


  • K.C. Hsieh (course director)
  • Eric Pop
  • Matthew Gilbert
  • Logan Liu
  • Jean-Pierre Leburton (course director)

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  • Mohamed Mohamed (2010), "Illinois ECE 440: Solid State Electronic Devices Homework Assignments (Fall 2009),"

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