On April 18, 2017, a meeting was held between the academic faculty of the Department of Physical Chemistry at Samarkand State University with the staffs (teaching staff and pupils) of the Academic Lyceum No. 3 (in Urgut). Teachers of the Department of Physical Chemistry prof. N.K.Mukhamadiev, assistant professor K.F.Khalilov, assistant lecturer I.H.Ruziev conducted open lessons on the topics "The place of chemistry in society" and "Modern nanochemistry". The open lessons were conducted using modern information and pedagogical technologies on required scientific-pedagogical level using an interactive methodology. The students of the Lyceum took an active part in open lessons, asked questions of interest to them.
In connection with the adopted resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Sh.M.Mirziyayev on the establishment of a free economic zone in Urgut region, prof. N.Q. Mukhamadiev and docent K.F. Khalilov in their speeches paid special attention to the role of chemistry and chemical technology in solving economic and industrial-production problems. The event was headed by the acting director of the Lyceum B. B. Khursandov.