Aamir Akbar is currently working on developing energy efficient Mobile-Cloud (MC) hybrid applications. His research is on using software module clustering techniques and applying Evolutionary Algorithms to find optimum configurations of MC hybrid applications in terms of bandwidth usage and battery power consumption.

He is currently pursuing a Ph.D degree and is a member of ALICE research group at Aston University, UK.


  • PhD, Software Module Clustering (currently in progress)
    Aston University, UK.
  • MSc, Mobile and High Speed Telecommunication Networks
    Oxford Brookes University, UK.
  • BSc, Telecommunication and Networking
    COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan.

Scholarships and Awards

  • PhD Scholarship Award
    HEC Overseas Ph.D scholarships for faculty development program.
  • Silver Medalist
    Secured second position in class during BSc degree program.


  • Teaching Assistant
    Lab demonstrator at Aston University, UK.
  • Lecturer
    Worked as a Lecturer at COMSATS University, Pakistan.