Dr. Berçem Kiran-Yildirim graduated with an honor degree in Chemical Engineering from Marmara University in 2006. She completed her MSc and Ph.D. degrees in Chemical Engineering, Marmara University. She studied at Zentrum für Ingeniuerwissenschaften, Verfahrenstechnik/TVT Laboratory, Martin Luther University as an Erasmus student in 2007. She has been as a “Guest Researcher” at the Institute of Process Engineering in Life Sciences, Section I: Food Process Engineering, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology between 07.2018-12.2019. She has been awarded with a "Research Stays for University Academics and Scientists" scholarship by DAAD in 2018 and an "International Postdoctoral Research" scholarship by TUBITAK in 2019. She has been working as a faculty member in Marmara University since 2008.
Her research interests are in the fields of crystallization, recrystallization, adsorption, filtration.