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Issue No.03 - May/June (1992 vol.12)
pp: 23-32
<p>The features and implementation of Pdbq, a special-purpose, interpreted language based on the C programing language, are described. Pdbq provides data types, control structures, operators, and built-in functions for specifying visualization mappings. The language arose from research into the specification of novel geometries from molecular data. Pdbq's data types, flow control, built-in functions, and global variables are discussed. Visualization examples using the language are presented.</p>
Thomas C. Palmer, "A Language for Molecular Visualization", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.12, no. 3, pp. 23-32, May/June 1992, doi:10.1109/38.135911
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