[Chimera-users] Splitting surfnet surfaces and calculate enclosed volume.
goddard at cgl.ucsf.edu
Wed Mar 26 12:04:25 PDT 2008
You can split the surfnet surface into separate selectable pieces by
selecting the whole surface (ctrl-left-button) then using keyboard
shortcut "Sc" (split connected pieces). You have to enable keyboard
shortcuts with menu entry Tools / General Controls / Accelerators On.
After this you can select individual pieces and measure their volumes
with the "mv" shortcut. You can select all of the pieces and use "mv"
to get a list of volumes for all the pieces. "ma" lists areas. Each
piece is numbered and you that number will be shown in a pop-up if you
the mouse over it.
You can run the measure volumes shortcut (mv) from Python code using:
This code is in your Chimera distribution in
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