Unknown column in ‘where clause’ for alias name

first of all below given is the format for a mysql query with the presedence of different clauses:

SELECT
    [ALL | DISTINCT | DISTINCTROW ]
      [HIGH_PRIORITY]
      [STRAIGHT_JOIN]
      [SQL_SMALL_RESULT] [SQL_BIG_RESULT] [SQL_BUFFER_RESULT]
      [SQL_CACHE | SQL_NO_CACHE] [SQL_CALC_FOUND_ROWS]
    select_expr [, select_expr ...]
    [FROM table_references
    [WHERE where_condition]
    [GROUP BY {col_name | expr | position}
      [ASC | DESC], ... [WITH ROLLUP]]
    [HAVING where_condition]
    [ORDER BY {col_name | expr | position}
      [ASC | DESC], ...]
    [LIMIT {[offset,] row_count | row_count OFFSET offset}]
    [PROCEDURE procedure_name(argument_list)]
    [INTO OUTFILE 'file_name' export_options
      | INTO DUMPFILE 'file_name'
      | INTO @var_name [, @var_name]]
    [FOR UPDATE | LOCK IN SHARE MODE]]

Now the Reason why you cannot use an alias in where clause in a mysql query is:
It is not allowable to refer to a column alias in a
          WHERE clause, because the column value
          might not yet be determined when the WHERE
          clause is executed.

the option you have to this is, you can use having clause instead of where clause.