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Tutorial Details: Introduction to InsightII

Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2007, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Location: 585 Walter
Instructor(s): Assistant Professor Yuk Y Sham PhD, Center for Drug Design

Molecular modeling is a general term that covers a wide range of molecular graphics and computational chemistry techniques that are used to build, display, manipulate, simulate, and calculate molecular properties. InsightII is a graphics user interface that acts as a front end to many of these molecular modeling tools. This tutorial covers the basic biomolecular molecular building and visualization features within InsightII in addition to demonstrating its interface to some of its molecular modeling modules.

Prerequisites: Basic chemical and biological structure concepts