The 3rd Padjadjaran International Physics Symposium 2017 (PIPS 2017) is organized by Department of Physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Universitas Padjadjaran. This symposium is aimed at enhancing communications among the researchers in physics and related fields to their contribution on the role of physics in sustainable development. The symposium covers a wide range of Theoretical, Material, Computational, Instrumentation and Energy Physics. All submitted papers will be peer reviewed and evaluated based on originality and relevance to the topics of symposium. The selected papers will be published in AIP Conference Proceeding (indexed by Scopus). Conference Proceeding (indexed by Scopus).