[Chimera-users] Question regarding 3D surface coordinates

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Wed Sep 9 15:11:25 PDT 2015

Hi Chris,
Take a look at the format choices in File… Export a Scene, details and caveats here:

It includes OBJ (surfaces only), STL, and some others you might be interested in.
I hope this helps,
Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D.                       
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco

On Sep 9, 2015, at 8:28 AM, Guirguis, Christopher Amin <CAG116 at pitt.edu> wrote:

> Hello,
> A quick question: is there any output file type where coordinates of the surfaces are typed rather than just the center of the individual atoms? I want to insert my molecules into a modeling software like Maya to create an .obj file for viewing on mobile devices. Thank you for your time.
> Best,
> Chris Guirguis

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