teraflop club

teraflop club

(body)
/te'r*-flop kluhb/ (From tera- and flops) A mythical association of people who consume outrageous amounts of computer time in order to produce a few simple pictures of glass balls with intricate ray-tracing techniques. Caltech professor James Kajiya is said to have been the founder.
References in periodicals archive ?
TERAFLOP CLUB - FLOP is Floating Point Operation, a computer graphic term.