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Atom in a Box is an application that aids in visualizing the Hydrogenic atomic orbitals, a prime and otherwise unwieldy example of quantum mechanics. Unlike other tools in this category, this program raytraces through a three-dimensional cloud density that represents the wavefunction's probability density and presents its results in real-time (up to 48 frames per second on the latest hardware). The user interface is very interactive and provides a wide degree of flexibility. It contains all 140 eigenstates up to the n=7 energy level and the allowed spectral transitions between those eigenstates. It also allows a state formed

What's New in Atom in a Box

Version 1.1:
  • Atom in a Box is now a Universal Application! You can now visualize orbitals on PowerPC and Intel Macs. The new version also ships with new features:
  • QuickTime export of the orbital animation, in addition to PICS. Endian conversions for file and disk access. OS X-compliant application and file icons and plst data. Correction of an issue with sound buffers for the orbital

Requirements for Atom in a Box

Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later
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Atom in a Box User Discussion

5 2
Current Version (1.x)
Downloads 6,545
Version Downloads 4,067
License Shareware
Date 16 May 2006
Platform OS Classic / OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price $20.00
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