Molecular Visualization

Molecular Modeling Programs

  • PyMol
  • The current standard in creating molecular images and movies
  • Jmol
  • The open source Java based molecular graphics replacement for Chime and Rasmol
  • UCSF Chimera
  • Research strength molecular modeling and visualization program from the computer graphics laboratory at UC San Francisco
  • Ribbons
  • Flexible and multi-featured molecular visualization and animation program
  • RasMol
  • Original molecular visualization program for everyone
  • MolScript
  • Legacy program for generating molecular images in raster and vector formats