I was trying to display the lone pair electrons on an oxygen atom using the following:

 

  'select oxygen; lcaocartoon scale 1.5 "sp2b"; lcaocartoon color red;' +

  'lcaocartoon scale 1.5 "sp2c"; lcaocartoon color red;' +

  'lcaocartoon scale 0.75 "-sp2b"; lcaocartoon color blue;' +

'lcaocartoon scale 0.75 "-sp2c"; lcaocartoon color blue;’

 

This works as expected using the application, two sp2 like orbitals each with a “red” and “blue” phase. The script runs in the applet and does generate the four lcaocartoons in the correct orientation and size but the colors don’t work. I assume this is a bug?

 

Thanks, Rick

 

 

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Dr. Richard Spinney

The Ohio State University

Department of Chemistry

160 B Celeste Laboratory

120 West 18th Ave

Columbus, Ohio 43210

 

email: rspinney@chemistry.ohio-state.edu

 

Phone:   (614) 247 - 6847

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