Supported Applications


  • Description

    an advanced molecule editor and visualizer designed for cross-platform use in computational chemistry, molecular modeling, bioinformatics, materials science, and related areas. It offers flexible high quality rendering and a powerful plugin architecture.

  • Primary Citation*

    M. D. Hanwell, D. E. Curtis, D. C. Lonie, T. Vandermeersch, E. Zurek, and G. R. Hutchison. 2012. Avogadro: An advanced semantic chemical editor, visualization, and analysis platform. Journal of Cheminformatics. 4(1): 17.

    • *Full citation information available through

    Citation Note

    In addition to citing the paper listed below, please make sure you cite the particular version of Avogadro you use by citing as follows: "Avogadro: an open-source molecular builder and visualization tool. Version 1.XX. http://avogadro.openmolecules.net/

  • Categories

    Computational Chemistry

  • Default Versions

    Linux 64 1.1.0
    OS X INTEL 1.1.0

  • Other Available Versions

    Linux 32 1.0.3
    Linux 32 1.1.0
    Linux 64 1.0.3
    OS X INTEL 1.0.3

  • Developers

    Geoff Hutchison.