From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Tue Aug 06 2013 - 06:05:11 CDT

On Tue, Aug 6, 2013 at 10:44 AM, Georgios Gerogiokas
<> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I was wondering if anyone knows how to extract the
> coordinates of the grid points in an isosurface created
> at a particular isovalue, for instance from a dx file during
> a vmd session.

i dont' think this is possible directly, but there are some dusty
corners in VMD that i have not looked into for a long time. what might
work is to reset view and camera and everything to simple unit
transformation and then output the isosurface to a render program and
parse the resulting file.


> Many thanks,
> George
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Dr. Axel Kohlmeyer
International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste. Italy.