Initial release February 29, 2008 Stable release
/ June 15, 2016
 Preview release
Avogadro 2 1.90.0
/ December 2, 2016
 Repository sourceforge .net /projects /avogadro Written in C++ ( Qt) Operating system Linux, macOS, Unix, Windows Platform IA-32, x86-64 Size 16.8 MB Available in 7 languages
List of languages
Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Polish
Type Molecule editor License Public domain, GPL v2 Website avogadro .cc
Avogadro is a molecule editor and visualizer designed for cross-platform use in computational chemistry, molecular modeling, bioinformatics, materials science, and related areas.    It is extensible via a plugin architecture. 
Features [ edit ]
Molecule builder-editor for
Windows, Linux, Unix, and macOS. All source code is licensed under the
GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2. Supported languages include:
Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish, and Polish. Supports
multi-threaded rendering and computation. Plugin architecture for developers, including rendering, interactive tools, commands, and
Python scripts. OpenBabel import of files, input generation for multiple computational chemistry packages, X-ray crystallography, and biomolecules.
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
"Avogadro 1.2 Released". June 15, 2016 . Retrieved . May 16, 2017
Hanwell, Marcus D. (December 2, 2016). "Avogadro 1.90.0 Released" . Retrieved . May 16, 2017
Hanwell, Marcus D; Curtis, Donald E; Lonie, David C; Vandermeersch, Tim; Zurek, Eva; Hutchison, Geoffrey R (2012). "Avogadro: An advanced semantic chemical editor, visualization, and analysis platform". J. Cheminform. 4 (1): 17. doi: 10.1186/1758-2946-4-17. PMC . 3542060 PMID 22889332.
Ral Mera-Adasme; Fernando Mendizbal; Claudio Olea-Azar; Sebastin Miranda-Rojas; Patricio Fuentealba (2011). "A Computationally Efficient and Reliable Bond Order Measure". J. Phys. Chem. A. 115 (17): 4397–4405. Bibcode: 2011JPCA..115.4397M. doi: 10.1021/jp107498h. PMID 21469689.
Michael Salciccioli; Weiting Yu; Mark A. Barteau; Jingguang G. Chen; Dionisios G. Vlachos (2011). "Differentiation of O–H and C–H Bond Scission Mechanisms of Ethylene Glycol on Pt and Ni/Pt Using Theory and Isotopic Labeling Experiments". J. Am. Chem. Soc. 133 (20): 7996–8004. doi: 10.1021/ja201801t. PMID 21526776.
^ Open Babel documentation Author: Geoffrey R Hutchison; Noel M O'Boyle; Blue Obelisk (organization)
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