AMBER Archive (2008)

Subject: AMBER: Jmol 11.7.1 pre-release version reads AMBER trajectory/coordinate files

From: Robert Hanson (
Date: Wed Oct 08 2008 - 13:16:55 CDT

Jmol/AMBER aficionados:

The latest pre-release of Jmol, Jmol 11.7.1 ( allows reading
of AMBER topology and coordinate files.

For those of you not familiar with Jmol (,, this open source Java applet and
application, though not as sophisticated as VMD -- and not in any way
intended to substitute for that program -- does allow quite extensive
molecular structure rendering capability, not just in the area of molecular

If you have any interest in using Jmol or helping with its development,
please do not hesitate to contact me or, especially, to join our user group

Bob Hanson

Robert M. Hanson
Professor of Chemistry
St. Olaf College
1520 St. Olaf Ave.
Northfield, MN 55057
phone: 507-786-3107

If nature does not answer first what we want, it is better to take what answer we get.

-- Josiah Willard Gibbs, Lecture XXX, Monday, February 5, 1900

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