Scientific Research and Essays

  • Abbreviation: Sci. Res. Essays
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1992-2248
  • DOI: 10.5897/SRE
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 2755

Full Length Research Paper

A system for the detection and reporting of wireless modem signals

Ecir UÄŸur Küçüksille*, Tuncay YiÄŸit, Ali GüneÅŸ and Güncel Sariman
Department of Computer Engineering, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey.
Email: [email protected]

  •  Accepted: 25 May 2010
  •  Published: 04 June 2010


This study focuses on the detection of wireless network modem signals in the environment using C# language in Visual Studio. Net 2008 editor, obtaining data like the MAC (Media Access Control) address, SSID(Service Set IDentifier), canal used, signal quality level, type of authorization and type of encoding used in detected wireless networks and representative mapping of detected wireless network signals. An application developed here in for this purpose utilizes Native Wifi, an open source code API designed and owned by Microsoft.

Key words: Wireless networks, native wifi, service set identifier, media access control, wireless modem signals.