UCSF Chimera is a highly extensible program for interactive visualization and analysis of molecular structures and related data, including density maps, supramolecular assemblies, sequence alignments, docking results, trajectories, and conformational ensembles. High-quality images and animations can be generated. Chimera includes complete documentation and several tutorials, and can be downloaded free of charge for academic, government, nonprofit, and personal use.

Version: 1.12 (MARCONI) 1.15 (G100)

Availability: GALILEO100, MARCONI

Target: all

Official web site:

Related Commands:

To use Chimera you need to activate a graphic user interface like Remote Connection Manager (RCM).

module load chimera

Help and Documentation:

The instructions about how to run Chimera on G100 are reported in the help module.

You can find documentation on the module, with the command:

module help chimera

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