Google Summer of Code ‘21: Biomolecular Visualization and Layers

Marc P. Masó was a strong contributor to Avogadro2 this summer as part of Google Summer of Code

Marc contributed a number of big features including:

  • Protein rendering styles
    • Cartoons
    • Rope
    • Backbone
    • Trace
    • Tube
  • Layers
    • Custom rendering per layer
    • Assigning atoms to layers to hide / lock (e.g., water molecules, etc.)
    • Open / save support in Chemical JSON (CJSON) file format
  • Atom and Residue Labels
    • New tool to create / edit custom labels

His full report is online