ProteinVis is a visualization tool that support high quality rendering and interactive exploration of proteins. It supports multiple molecular representations.

Source code of this visualization tool is available here.

Demo Videos

Demonstration of basic functionality of ProteinVis software. Demonstration of rendering protein's secondary structure using quadric impostors.


  • Nithin Shivashankar
  • Pranav D. Bagur


  1. Pranav D. Bagur, Nithin Shivashankar, and Vijay Natarajan.
    Improved quadric surface impostors for large bio-molecular visualization.
    ICVGIP 2012: Proc. Indian Conference on Computer Vision, Graphics and Image Processing, 2012, 33:1-33:8.