A Quintic is the lowest order polynomial for which there is no known algorithmic solution. I chose Quintic as the name for my first Company, as there were five of us, and we were a disperate lot. Not surprisingly after 3.5 years there was a split. That company finally disolved in or around 2015.

In 2016 I started up another company called Quintic. I Quintic beacuse I like the name, and, as the previous company has c.losed down, its name was available. This company’s web site, (but not the company) is still active at

And, finally, if you search Google or, better still, DuckDuckGo for” Quintic Cambridge” you will no longer get any references to the 1995 Quintic company. Oh Yes!!!

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