Ali Gohar


Det teknisk-naturvitenskapelige fakultet
Institutt for data- og elektroteknologi
Laboratorium IDE
KE E-404



I am Ali Gohar currently working as a research fellow for the Smart sustainable cities research network  at the department of electrical engineering and computer science,  University of Stavanger , Norway . Moreover, I'm also serving as a lab manager and lecturer for two courses at the same department. Before, I worked as a research assistant, for the Network Application Laboratory, department of computer science  Kookmin University, South Korea

My current research focuses on using Artificial Intelligence (AI), specifically Reinforcement Learning (RL), to orchestrate and control 5G mobile networks in smart sustainable city applications, with the goal of achieving a variety of objectives such as improving energy efficiency, cost reduction, and dependability.


  • MS Computer Science, Kookmin University, South Korea. (Feb 2019) 
  • BS Telecommunication, COMSATS University Islamabad, Pakistan. (Mar 2015)


  • Lab manager & Lecturer , Department of electrical engineering and computer science, University of Stavanger, Norway. (Jun 2021 - Present)
  • Research fellow , Smart sustainable cities, University of Stavanger, Norway. (Aug 2019 - Present)
  • Research assistant, Network Application Laboratory, Kookmin University, South Korea. (Mar 2017 - Aug 2019)

Trainings and Certifications:

  • NyTi , University of Stavanger - Certificate of completion for employees who will be teaching at the University of Stavanger. (May 2022)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA),  COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (Feb 2015)

Currently, my research focuses on:   

  • Smart sustainable cities
  • Resource allocation
  • Wired and wireless networks (5G)
  • Mathematical modeling and optimization
  • Artificial Intelligence (Reinforcement learning)