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 address the fact
that large roads and the river split it to several not well
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 if there
were any good evidence proving that climate change does indeed not
occur, both scientists and journals were very eager to publish
Eestlaste ja venelaste tööpuudus 1989-2007. Vikerkaar nr 4-5/2009
(Artiklid). A comparative analysis of unemployment rate of ethnic
Estonians and Russians in Estonia. Russians suffer more from
unemployment, in particular those who do not speak Estonian.
Ott Toomet - "Kõige vanemad asjad—mõtteid meist ja asjadest
mis meie ümber väga vanad on". An essey of various things and
matter around us, and from which time do these originate. 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 while elementary particles originate pretty
much from the Big Bang. Akadeemia nr 1, 1999.