gauss-mode.el (5kB) -- emacs mode
for editing gauss programs. A hack of different hacks, the previous
one by Neel Krishnaswami in 1999. Supports full syntax coloring and
indents the programs pretty well. Indentation of multi-line @..@
comments is not supported.
Non-academic publications (in Estonian)
muutumine Sirp, 2013-04-04. Slow changes. My
comments on the development strategy for the Tartu inner city.
Briefly, I think the strategy envisions development in a too wide
area for a small city like Tartu, and does not assess the
fractionalization of the inner city, caused by large roads and the river
kandmisest ja jalakäijate õigustest Tartu Postimees,
2012-11-06. Retroreflector and the rights of pedestrians
I explain how the compulsory retroreflector means limiting the
pedestrians' rights, and why it still may be useful
Toomet: tahad tööd? Siis vaheta nime! Postimees, 2012-07-05.
Want a job? Change your name! About an audit study, a
master student of mine, Evelyn Uuedmäe, conducted in Tallinn.
It indicates that Estonian names on CV-s generate about 30%
more invitations to job interview than Russian names
Teadus või poliitika. Postimees, 20.11.2009. A comment on two
climate-change-sceptical articles in Postimees. I argue that both
scientists and journal were very motivated to publish evidence that
the climate is in fact not warming.
Eestlaste ja venelaste tööpuudus 1989-2007. Vikerkaar nr
Ott Toomet - "Kõige vanemad asjad - mõtteid meist ja asjadest mis
meie ümber väga vanad on". An essey of things and stuff around us and
when it was created. Briefly, human artifacts are no more than
hundreds of thousands of years old, the stones up to billions. The
oldest visible "thing" is the background radiation but elementary
particles originate pretty much from the Big Bang.
Akadeemia nr 1, 1999.