Re: CCL:visualizing vibrations
Molden reads Gaussian files an animates vibrations without any 3rd party
The Windows version of the program needs X-server to be installed first,
but it is a minor inconvenience
> From: "Richard P. Muller" <rpm \\at//
> Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2000 10:22:01 -0800
> Subject: Re: CCL:visualizing vibrations
> Has anyone mentioned Moldens yet? It does a nice job of visualizing
> normal modes. I've written a little python script to convert Jaguar
> normal modes to the Molden format, which is available at:
> Maybe someone can modify it to convert Gaussian modes. I'd be glad to
> help, but it's been years since I've used Gaussian.
> elewars wrote:
> > P. Vitorge asked for a free or cheap program to visualize Gaussian
> > vibrations.
> > A free program for PCs is MolWin. Look in the CCL archives, as I gave
> > info' on this program a couple years ago.
> > Another program (besides GaussView and HyperChem) is MolVib, made by
> > Serena Software, the company best known, perhaps, for PC Model; but I
> > don't know how much this costs.
> > E. Lewars
> > =====