IW Mission

Small company. Big ideas.

Our Story

InertialWave began in 2014 with three people, two garages, and one dream. That dream was to bring the world compact inertial guidance systems of unprecedented accuracy. In 2020 that dream is a reality as we produce compact and capable inertial guidance components for a variety of customers.


Our Mission

Develop cutting edge high performance economically priced products for the detection of motion through innovation and advancement of micromechanical and electronics technologies. 

Meet the Team

Dorian Challoner

A. Dorian Challoner

President and Founder

  • Founded IW to lead development of the global navigation on a chip
  • Over 38 years of experience in innovating inertial navigation, motion tracking, and control technologies
  • Inventor and driving force behind the MEMS Disc Resonator Gyroscope (DRG) which currently has the world's best inertial MEMS performance
  • Prior to forming IW he was a Technical Fellow at The Boeing Company

Peter Bond

Peter Bond

Director of Product Development

  • Joined IW to lead product development of the global navigation on a chip
  • Over 20 years of experience in precision motion system and strategic product development
  • Prior to joining IW he held a senior technical position at Nearfield Systems Inc.