Re: the storage format of the coordinate binary file in NAMD

From: Jérôme Hénin (
Date: Thu Oct 21 2010 - 05:06:36 CDT

Dear Jianing,

I know one open-source program that can definitely read NAMD binary
files, and that program is NAMD.
Check out the functions at the beginning of NamdOneTools.C.


On 21 October 2010 10:55, jnsong <> wrote:
> Deal all,
> Recently, I have done a simulation of my membrane system with NAMD-2.7b3.
> And I've got a binary restart coordinate file.
> Now, I  have to know the format of storaging coordinates in the binary file,
> and then I could read it directly into my own program to do some further
> analysis.
> Would you please tell me the storage format in the binary file or at leat,
> give me some hint?
> Thanks very much!
> Jianing

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