- Category : 1907-births
- Type : ME
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Split - Small (55)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Prevention 2
American mathematician known for the Carlitz module, Carlitz' identity, and for theorising the Carlitz-Wan conjecture, later proved by Daqing Wan. He supervised 44 doctorates at Duke University and published over 770 papers. He died on 17 September 1999 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at age 91.