Molecular visualisation software

Availability:
Instructions for users:

It should be on the PATH so just type xcrysden.

Licence Details:

GPL, but the author says:

  Whenever graphics generated by XCrySDen are used in scientific publications, it shall be greatly appreciated to include an explicit reference. The preferred form is the following:   [ref] A. Kokalj, Comp. Mater. Sci., 2003, Vol. 28, p. 155. Code available from http://www.xcrysden.org/
Documentation:

Mainly online at http://www.xcrysden.org/

Source:

Part of the distro on Ubuntu 14.04.

For 12.04 and below: I installed the binary 'semishared' package from the home page in an attempt to avoid having to recompile this for every new image. Its version number is 1.5.17 although when it loads it claims to be version 1.6.

To test it try a few of the molecules off the File>Examples menu.

### System status

System monitoring page

## Can't find what you're looking for?

Then you might find our A-Z site index useful. Or, you can search the site using the box at the top of the page, or by clicking here.