Experience Design & Research Life Cycle
This is a high level diagram I created for use in communicating to stakeholders, project managers, and development teams how Experience Design and Research fits into an overall product / development process
There are many diagrams around the UX design process that have been created over the last decade or more. There is the double diamond of the Design Thinking and the recent UX & Agile diagram by Jeff Gothelf. However, none of them really captured the entire cycle that ties previous development which is often the source or a starting point for new development.
Below is a pdf with details on design and research activities that might be used in each phase.