|Alma mater||Tel Aviv University|
|Known for||Nagata–Biran conjecture|
|Awards||Erdős Prize (2006)|
EMS Prize (2004)
Oberwolfach Prize (2003)
|Doctoral advisor||Leonid Polterovich|
Born in Romania, Biran's family moved to Israel in 1971. He attended Tel Aviv University, where he earned his Ph.D. in 1997 under supervision of Leonid Polterovich (thesis: Geometry of Symplectic Packing).