Skip to Content

All University of South Carolina system institutions will be closed through the end of the spring semester. Columbia campus virtual instruction will continue through the end of the Summer II semester (Aug 1). Details can be found on the coronavirus landing page.

McNAIR Center

Abdel-Moez E. Bayoumi

Professor and Associate DeanBayoumi
Director, McNAIR Aerospace Center
Director, Center for Predictive Maintenance

Phone: 803.777.1845

Office: 1000 Catawba Street
              Columbia, SC 29201


Dr. Bayoumi has been actively involved in developing strong educational programs in mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering and nuclear engineering. His research activities have been focused in mechanical behavior of materials, tribology, diagnosis and prognosis and life predictions of components and subsystems, manufacturing processes, design, health monitoring systems (HUMS), and condition-based maintenance (CBM).

He is director of the Center for Predictive Maintenance, research interests include:

  • Health Monitoring Systems (condition-based maintenance; diagnosis, prognosis, and predictive maintenance),
  • Design and Manufacturing (design for manufacturing and assembly; product design and development; manufacturing processes and automation; materials characterization; tribology),
  • MEMS/NEMS/Mechatronics (fabrication and characterization; mechatronics design),
  • Digital Transformation (digital twin; virtual and augmented reality; predictive analytics).



Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.